TF Cardinal returns to Virginia after mission in Texas
230801-Z-BN267-1002.JPG Photo By: Cotton Puryear

RICHMOND, Va. - Virginia National Guard Soldiers and Airmen deployed as Task Force Cardinal return to Virginia Aug. 1, 2023, after supporting Operation Lone Star in Texas since July 8. The Task Force Cardinal command team presented Governor Glenn Youngkin with a Virginia flag flown over their base camp during the deployment to Texas. Read more about the mission at


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