IMMEDIATE RELEASE

National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of December 16, 2014


The Army Reserve, Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve, and Coast Guard Reserve announced a decrease in activated National Guard members and reservists this week, while the Army National Guard, Navy Reserve, and Marine Corps Reserve announced an increase of activated National Guard members and reservists. The net collective result is a decrease of 468 activated National Guard members and reservists in comparison to last week. 

At any given time, services may activate some units and individuals while deactivating others, making it possible for these figures to either increase or decrease.  The total number currently on active duty from the Army National Guard and Army Reserve is 18,392; Navy Reserve, 3,030; Marine Corps Reserve, 927; Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve, 6,206; and the Coast Guard Reserve, 297.  This brings the total National Guard and reserve personnel who have been activated to 28,852, including both units and individual augmentees.

A cumulative roster of all National Guard and reserve personnel who are currently activated may be found online at: http://www.defense.gov/pubs/Mobilization-Weekly-Report-141216.pdf