In separate actions, Vermont troops and police are being sent to Washington, D.C. and the southern border.
F-35s from Utah headed for a tense Europe stopped at the VT National Guard base in South Burlington.
The Vermont National Guard is pitching in during the Omicron-related staffing shortage at Vermont’s largest hospital.
National Guard personnel are administering pediatric vaccinations in clinics statewide.
The Vermont National Guard has a special relationship with the Marine Corps, so unique that some Vermont Guard personnel are authorized to display the insignia of the 2nd Marine Division on their uniforms.