News Release — Vermont Army National Guard
Sept. 11, 2017
Staff Sgt. Nathan Rivard
Public Affairs Deputy
Vermont National Guard
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Multiple events occurred this weekend for the Vermont Army National Guard. Below are links to a few different events that occurred at Camp Johnson in Colchester and Camp Ethan Allen Training Site in Jericho.
The Vermont Best Warrior Competition concluded on Sunday afternoon after three days of events. Sgt. Kyla Ward, aircraft mechanic, Garrison Support Command, and Spc. Saul Hernandez, infantryman, 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Mountain), both won their respective categories and will represent the Vermont Army National Guard during the Region 1 Best Warrior Competition next year.
The Vermont Adjutant General’s Combat Marksmanship Competition also occurred. This event allows Guardsmen to challenge each other in rifle, pistol, machine gun, and sniper rifle competition.
The Vermont Army National Guard also held its first Open Training Day at Camp Ethan Allen Training site to allow community members to see Vermont National Guard units in action.