The Guard responds to domestic emergencies, overseas combat missions, counterdrug efforts, reconstruction missions and more—with speed, strength and efficiency. As a Guard Soldier, your primary area of operation is your home state. Any governor or the president himself can call on the Guard at a moment’s notice. Our versatility enables us to respond to domestic emergencies, overseas combat missions, counterdrug efforts, reconstruction missions and more. The Guard always responds with speed, strength and efficiency helping to defend American freedom and ideals. This is what makes the National Guard a unique and essential element of the U.S. military.
Officers supervise the execution of the five military police battlefield functions: maneuver and mobility support operations (reconnaissance and surveillance); area security operations (site security and response); law and order operations (law enforcement and developing host-nation police forces); internment/resettlement operations (military prisoners and enemy combatants); and police intelligence operations.
100% tuition; Starting in 2018 the State of Tennessee offers the TN Strong Act which is a 100% reimbursable tuition program up to your first Bachelors degree. The TN Strong act is a last pay state benefit which will cover all tuition not paid by current federal tuition benefits.