Troops Under Deployment, Called Up

Deployment orders signed by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld last week put thousands of active-duty American soldiers in motion around the globe and called up thousands more reservists from around the country. As of Sept. 28, 16,200 Reserve and National Guard members have been called to active duty, the Pentagon says, and the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve has called a total of 2,691 reservists.

Below is a list of units who have so far been called to serve their country.

Active Duty Forces Who Have Received Deployment Orders

Units Location
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit Camp Pendleton, Calif.
24th Marine Expeditionary Unit Camp LeJeune, N.C.
26th Marine Expeditionary Unit Camp LeJeune, N.C.
27th Fighter Wing Cannon AFB, New Mexico
388th Fighter Wing Hill AFB, Utah
20th Fighter Wing Shaw AFB, South Carolina
1st Fighter Wing Langley AFB, Virginia
5th Bomb Wing Minot AFB, North Dakota
2nd Bomb Wing Barksdale, La.
28th Bomb Wing Ellsworth, S.D.
366th Wing Mountain Home, Idaho
355th Wing Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona
552nd Air Control Wing Tinker AFB, Oklahoma
22nd Air Refueling Wing McConnell AFB, Kansas
U.S. Army Special Operations Units Ft. Bragg, N.C.
U.S.S. Peleliu Amphibious Assault Group San Diego, CA
U.S.S. Carl Vinson Carrier Battle Group Bremerton, Wash.
U.S.S. Enterprise Carrier Battle Group Norfolk, Va.
U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Battle Group Norfolk, Va.
U.S.S. Kitty Hawk Carrier Battle Group Yokosuka, Japan
U.S.S. Kearsarge Amphibious Assault Group Norfolk, Va.
U.S.S. Bataan Amphibious Assault Group Norfolk, Va.

National Guard and Reserve Units mobilized

Unit Location Personnel
11th Naval Inshore Boat Unit Everett, Wash.  
17th Naval Inshore Boat Unit San Diego, Calif.  
5th Naval Construction Battalion Fort Worth, Texas  
133rd Construction Battalion Gulfport, Miss.  
226th Combat Communications Group Montgomery, Ala. 20
280th Combat Communications Squadron Dothan, Ala. 24
117th Intelligence Squadron Birmingham, Ala. 83
232nd Combat Communications Squadron Montgomery, Ala. 43
123rd Intelligence Squadron Little Rock, Ark. 85
349th Security Forces Squadron Fairfield, Calif. 47
512th Security Forces Squadron Dover, Del. 48
Individual Mobilization Augmentation Detachment 4 Washington, DC 25
482nd Security Forces Squadron Homestead, Fla. 26
4249 Military Police Company (Port Security) Pocahontas, Iowa 79
253rd Combat Communications Group Falmouth, Mass. 20
267th Combat Communications Squadron Falmouth, Mass. 44
459th Security Forces Squadron Camp Springs, Md. 47
610th Intelligence Squadron Omaha, Neb. 14
152nd Intelligence Squadron Reno, Nev. 83
514th Security Forces Squadron Wrightstown, N.J. 50
Individual Mobilization Augmentation Detachment 1 Fayetteville, N.C. 6
251st Combat Communications Group Springfield, Ohio 20
311th Quartermaster Company (Mortuary Affairs) Aquadilla, P.R. 190
315th Security Forces Squadron Charleston, S.C. 49
240th Combat Communications Squadron Columbia, S.C. 36
710th Intelligence Squadron San Antonio, Texas 14
446th Security Forces Squadron Tacoma, Wash. 52
Individual Security and Law Enforcement Augmentees Various Locations 835
144th Fighter Wing Fresno, Calif. 231
140th Fighter Wing Denver, Colo. 100
103rd Air Control Squadron Orange, Conn. 260
113th Fighter Wing District of Columbia 100
125th Fighter Wing Jacksonville, Fla. 133
116th Bomb Wing Macon, Ga. 30
117th Air Control Squadron Savannah, Ga. 260
183rd Fighter Wing Springfield, Ill. 100
434th Air Refueling Wing Kokomo, Ind. 644
134th Air Control Squadron Wichita, Kan. 127
917th Bomb Wing Bossier City, La. 373
159th Fighter Wing New Orleans, La. 100
102nd Fighter Wing Falmouth, Mass. 161
127th Wing Mount Clemens, Mich. 100
148th Fighter Wing Duluth, Minn. 181
255th Air Control Squadron Gulfport, Miss. 260
120th Fighter Wing Great Falls, Mont. 131
150th Fighter Wing Albuquerque, N.M. 100
916th Air Refueling Wing Goldsboro, N.C. 337
119th Fighter Wing Fargo, N.D. 143
177th Fighter Wing Atlantic City, N.J. 189
970th Airborne Air Control Squadron Oklahoma City, Okla. 231
173rd Fighter Wing Klamath Falls, Ore. 100
142nd Fighter Wing Portland, Ore. 163
116th Air Control Squadron Warrenton, Ore. 127
147th Fighter Wing Houston, Texas 134
109th Air Control Squadron Salt Lake City, Utah 127
192nd Fighter Wing Richmond, Va. 50
158th Fighter Wing Burlington, Vt. 139
163rd Air Refueling Wing Riverside, Calif. 210
290th Joint Communications Support Squadron MacDill AFB, Fla. 238
224th Joint Communications Support Squadron Brunswick, Ga. 235
126th Air Refueling Wing Belleville, Ill. 344
101st Air Refueling Wing Bangor, Maine 346
186th Air Refueling Wing Meridian, Miss. 210
155th Air Refueling Wing Lincoln, Neb. 195
157th Air Refueling Wing Portsmouth, N.H. 210
107th Air Refueling Wing Niagara Falls, N.Y. 195
105th Airlift Wing Newburgh, N.Y. 68
121st Air Refueling Wing Columbus, Ohio 424
134th Air Refueling Wing Knoxville, Tenn. 344
U.S. Space Command Colorado Springs, Colo. 59
U.S. Space Command Tampa, Fla. 105
A.F. Special Operations Command Fort Walton Beach, Fla. 54
Pacific Air Forces Honolulu, Hawaii 62
Air Mobility Command Belleville, Ill. 44
U.S. Strategic Command Omaha, Neb. 94
A.F. Materiel Command Fairborn, Ohio 211
Air Intelligence Agency San Antonio, Texas 390
Inshore Boat Unit 11 Everett, Wash. 24
Inshore Boat Unit 17 San Diego, Calif. 28
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 Fort Worth, Texas 28
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 Portland, Maine 55
Air Education & Training Command San Antonio, Texas 273
11th Wing Arlington, Va. 101
Defense Logistics Agency Alexandria, Va. 81
Forces Command Augmentee Unit, Detachment 1 Atlanta, Ga. 89
2125th Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Decatur, Ga. 59
3397th Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Chattanooga, Tenn. 52
3220th Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) West Palm Beach, Fla. 57
5025th Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Colorado Springs, Colo. 62
4003rd Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Norman, Okla. 71
2122nd Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Tacoma, Wash. 59
4013rd Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Bossier City, La. 75
6025th Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) St. Louis, Mo. 51
5115th Garrison Support Unit (Military Police) Odenton, Md. 12
919th Special Ops Wing Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. 66
919th Special Ops Wing Security Forces Niceville, Fla. 66
Security and Law Enforcement Augmentees Various Locations 500
Defense Contract Management Agency Crystal City, Va. 38

Some deployments may be partial and not include all members of a particular unit.

Source: U.S. Department of Defense

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