SMYRNA, Del. – The following is an excerpt from Governor John Carney’s remarks on Friday at the Delaware Army National Guard’s deployment ceremony for the 261st Signal Brigade: “Today, I come with a greater sense of responsibility for the soldiers in front of me and for the families who are here to join you as […]
En Busca de “Pancho” Villa: El Servicio Limítrofe Mexicano de la Guardia Nacional de Delaware de 1916
En 1916 el General revolucionario mexicano Francisco “Pancho” Villa liderizó la redada contra Columbus en Nuevo México, ciudad norteamericana en la frontera con México. El gobierno de los Estados Unidos envió al General de la Armada, John J. Pershing, a capturar a Villa en lo que fue una fracasada incursión de 9 meses en el […]
In 1916, Mexican Revolutionary General Francisco “Pancho” Villa, led a raid against the U.S.-Mexican border town of Columbus, New Mexico. The U.S. government sent U.S. Army General John J. Pershing to capture Villa in an unsuccessful nine-month incursion into Mexican sovereign territory that ended when the United States entered World War I. Among Pershing’s troops […]
Governor Markell recognizes the efforts of the men and women of the Delaware National Guard and statewide efforts to continue supporting them and our veterans, as the nation marks the 14th anniversary of the attacks on September 11, 2001.
In his weekly message, filmed at the new Delaware National Guard headquarters in New Castle, Governor Markell reflects on the men and women of our armed forces who have sacrificed their lives while serving our country.