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Troops, supplies ample for storms

...has enough troops and is getting new supplies for the coming hurricane season, officials said. Guard spokesman Col. Pete Brooks said South Carolina isn't feeling the same pinch felt by other states, which have reported National Guard shortages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/11/met_128046.shtml
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National Guard duty sends Nikki Haley's husband to Afghanistan

...Carolina Army National Guard in 2006 and currently serves as a first lieutenant, according to Guard spokesman Col. Pete Brooks. Initially a medical service corps officer, Haley now works in the Guard's Columbia headquarters as a strategic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-07-30/gov-haleys-husband-deployed-
S.C. Guard to assist local law officials if Isabel turns

...have 3,600 soldiers who would be immediately available and on the streets within 48 to 72 hours," said Lt. Col. Pete Brooks, adding that another 3,600 could be tapped for duty in the coming weeks if needed to assist in clean up efforts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/16/met_387998.shtml
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Army will trade in berets

...cap for everyday duties."It's the military equivalent of being able to wear a baseball cap to work," said Col. Pete Brooks, of the South Carolina Army National Guard. "Wearing the beret in 100-degree South Carolina heat was like wearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-14/army-will-trade-berets
Across South Carolina

...troops deploying to the Middle East despite news of some servicemen returning from the war, Guard spokesman Lt. Col. Pete Brooks said. Services honor Marine killed near Nasiriyah NORTH SPARTANBURG -About 700 people gathered at First Baptist Church...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/20/met_370238.shtml
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Legislators offer breaks to people in service

...legislation is helpful and necessary when there are 3,000 people deployed in support of homeland security, said Lt. Col. Pete Brooks, a spokesman for the South Carolina National Guard. Allowances, such as waiving tax deadlines is "one less thing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/31/met_474801.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...has as many National Guard members activated - about 2,000 troops - as during the Persian Gulf War, said Lt. Col. Pete Brooks, a Guard spokesman. He said the recall involves the 150 members of the 133rd Military Police Company, who returned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/12/met_375401.shtml
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State Guard fills in when National Guard's away

...National Guardsmen from the state called up for the war in Iraq and other homeland defense duties, said Lt. Col. Pete Brooks, spokesman for the South Carolina National Guard. The State Guard has other duties too, like recruiting Americorps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/26/met_386194.shtml
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S.C. logging more than 1,700 National Guard, reservists on duty

...called to the mission of homeland defense in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, said Lt. Col. Pete Brooks, a spokesman for the South Carolina National Guard. About 200 Air and Army National Guard troops have been dispatched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/05/met_374646.shtml
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Graniteville Armory to welcome its troops home

...National Guard and the first group is scheduled to arrive at Fort Stewart, near Savannah, later this week. Lt. Col. Pete Brooks, a National Guard spokesman, said the entire battalion of 500 will return in the next 60 to 90 days. He said he hopes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/02/met_407473.shtml
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