Tennessee Army National Guard

The Tennessee Army National Guard is a component of the United States Army and the United States National Guard. Nationwide, the Army National Guard comprises approximately one half of the US Army's available combat forces and approximately one third of its support organization. National coordination of various state National Guard units are maintained through the National Guard Bureau.

Tennessee Army National Guard
Tennessee Army National Guard Headquarters DUI
Active1903-present
Country United States
Allegiance Tennessee
Branch  Army National Guard
TypeARNG Headquarters Command
Part of  Tennessee Military Department
Commanders
Civilian leadershipPresident Joe Biden
(Commander-in-Chief)
Governor Bill Lee
(Governor of the State of Tennessee)
State military leadershipMajor General Jeff H. Holmes
(Adjutant General, Tennessee Military Department)
Major General Tommy Baker
(Assistant Adjutant General, Army, Tennessee Military Department)

Tennessee Army National Guard units are trained and equipped as part of the United States Army. The same ranks and insignia are used and National Guardsmen are eligible to receive all United States military awards. The Tennessee Guard also bestows a number of state awards for local services rendered in or to the state of Tennessee.


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