California State Guard

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Vision

The CASG is a seamless fully integrated State military operational force enhancing the civil support and federal readiness of the California Military Department and our interagency partners.

Mission

Organize, train, equip, deploy, and employ our Airmen, Soldiers, and Sailors, to deliver integrated staff, enhanced federal readiness, civil support, and historical contribution capabilities to the California Military Department, interagency partners, and the Governor.

Core Competencies

The California State Guard (CASG) is made up of primarily non paid members who train and serve the State in a military capacity. CASG members are also subject to call for Emergency State Active Duty (ESAD) by the Governor. When called to emergency duty, CASG members are compensated in accordance with State law and policy. CASG core competencies include medical, legal, liaison, operations, wildfire suppression support, maritime, and other civil support capabilities. The CASG also operates the California Military Museum Program offering important historical capabilities to the people of California. Additionally, the CASG also trains with and enhances the federal readiness of the California National Guard.

‚ÄčIf you are interested on learning more about the CASG please contact the CASG at 916-854-4258 or our toll free line at 1-866-526-4543.

Major General Jay M Coggan Commanding General California State Military ReserveMajor General Jay M Coggan
Commanding General
California State Guard
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Command Sergeant Major Daniel M. DeGeorge California State Military ReserveCommand Sergeant Major Daniel M. DeGeorge
Command Sergeant Major
California State Guard
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