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MS Army and National Guard members head to Washington

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

One hundred and fifty members of the Mississippi Army and Air National Guard were deployed to Washington D.C. Saturday to support the 57th Presidential Inauguration Ceremony Monday.

The Army Guard is comprised of several groups from Brandon, Canton, Clinton, and Meridian.

Air National Guard security forces are also from Meridian and Jackson.

The joint Army and Air National Guard team will conduct security missions in support of civilians while in D.C. plus, they will focus on crowd management, traffic control, and check point operations.

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