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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

UnitsLocation
15th Marine Expeditionary UnitCamp Pendleton, Calif.
24th Marine Expeditionary UnitCamp LeJeune, N.C.
26th Marine Expeditionary UnitCamp LeJeune, N.C.
27th Fighter WingCannon AFB, New Mexico
388th Fighter WingHill AFB, Utah
20th Fighter WingShaw AFB, South Carolina
1st Fighter WingLangley AFB, Virginia
5th Bomb WingMinot AFB, North Dakota
2nd Bomb WingBarksdale, La.
28th Bomb WingEllsworth, S.D.
366th WingMountain Home, Idaho
355th WingDavis-Monthan AFB, Arizona
552nd Air Control WingTinker AFB, Oklahoma
22nd Air Refueling WingMcConnell AFB, Kansas
U.S. Army Special Operations UnitsFt. Bragg, N.C.
U.S.S. Peleliu Amphibious Assault GroupSan Diego, CA
U.S.S. Carl Vinson Carrier Battle GroupBremerton, Wash.
U.S.S. Enterprise Carrier Battle GroupNorfolk, Va.
U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Battle GroupNorfolk, Va.
U.S.S. Kitty Hawk Carrier Battle GroupYokosuka, Japan
U.S.S. Kearsarge Amphibious Assault GroupNorfolk, Va.
U.S.S. Bataan Amphibious Assault GroupNorfolk, Va.

National Guard and Reserve Units mobilized

UnitLocationPersonnel
11th Naval Inshore Boat UnitEverett, Wash. 
17th Naval Inshore Boat UnitSan Diego, Calif. 
5th Naval Construction BattalionFort Worth, Texas 
133rd Construction BattalionGulfport, Miss. 
226th Combat Communications GroupMontgomery, Ala.20
280th Combat Communications SquadronDothan, Ala.24
117th Intelligence SquadronBirmingham, Ala.83
232nd Combat Communications SquadronMontgomery, Ala.43
123rd Intelligence SquadronLittle Rock, Ark.85
349th Security Forces SquadronFairfield, Calif.47
512th Security Forces SquadronDover, Del.48
Individual Mobilization Augmentation Detachment 4Washington, DC25
482nd Security Forces SquadronHomestead, Fla.26
4249 Military Police Company (Port Security)Pocahontas, Iowa79
253rd Combat Communications GroupFalmouth, Mass.20
267th Combat Communications SquadronFalmouth, Mass.44
459th Security Forces SquadronCamp Springs, Md.47
610th Intelligence SquadronOmaha, Neb.14
152nd Intelligence SquadronReno, Nev.83
514th Security Forces SquadronWrightstown, N.J.50
Individual Mobilization Augmentation Detachment 1Fayetteville, N.C.6
251st Combat Communications GroupSpringfield, Ohio20
311th Quartermaster Company (Mortuary Affairs)Aquadilla, P.R.190
315th Security Forces SquadronCharleston, S.C.49
240th Combat Communications SquadronColumbia, S.C.36
710th Intelligence SquadronSan Antonio, Texas14
446th Security Forces SquadronTacoma, Wash.52
Individual Security and Law Enforcement AugmenteesVarious Locations835
144th Fighter WingFresno, Calif.231
140th Fighter WingDenver, Colo.100
103rd Air Control SquadronOrange, Conn.260
113th Fighter WingDistrict of Columbia100
125th Fighter WingJacksonville, Fla.133
116th Bomb WingMacon, Ga.30
117th Air Control SquadronSavannah, Ga.260
183rd Fighter WingSpringfield, Ill.100
434th Air Refueling WingKokomo, Ind.644
134th Air Control SquadronWichita, Kan.127
917th Bomb WingBossier City, La.373
159th Fighter WingNew Orleans, La.100
102nd Fighter WingFalmouth, Mass.161
127th WingMount Clemens, Mich.100
148th Fighter WingDuluth, Minn.181
255th Air Control SquadronGulfport, Miss.260
120th Fighter WingGreat Falls, Mont.131
150th Fighter WingAlbuquerque, N.M.100
916th Air Refueling WingGoldsboro, N.C.337
119th Fighter WingFargo, N.D.143
177th Fighter WingAtlantic City, N.J.189
970th Airborne Air Control SquadronOklahoma City, Okla.231
173rd Fighter WingKlamath Falls, Ore.100
142nd Fighter WingPortland, Ore.163
116th Air Control SquadronWarrenton, Ore.127
147th Fighter WingHouston, Texas134
109th Air Control SquadronSalt Lake City, Utah127
192nd Fighter WingRichmond, Va.50
158th Fighter WingBurlington, Vt.139
163rd Air Refueling WingRiverside, Calif.210
290th Joint Communications Support SquadronMacDill AFB, Fla.238
224th Joint Communications Support SquadronBrunswick, Ga.235
126th Air Refueling WingBelleville, Ill.344
101st Air Refueling WingBangor, Maine346
186th Air Refueling WingMeridian, Miss.210
155th Air Refueling WingLincoln, Neb.195
157th Air Refueling WingPortsmouth, N.H.210
107th Air Refueling WingNiagara Falls, N.Y.195
105th Airlift WingNewburgh, N.Y.68
121st Air Refueling WingColumbus, Ohio424
134th Air Refueling WingKnoxville, Tenn.344
U.S. Space CommandColorado Springs, Colo.59
U.S. Space CommandTampa, Fla.105
A.F. Special Operations CommandFort Walton Beach, Fla.54
Pacific Air ForcesHonolulu, Hawaii62
Air Mobility CommandBelleville, Ill.44
U.S. Strategic CommandOmaha, Neb.94
A.F. Materiel CommandFairborn, Ohio211
Air Intelligence AgencySan Antonio, Texas390
Inshore Boat Unit 11Everett, Wash.24
Inshore Boat Unit 17San Diego, Calif.28
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5Fort Worth, Texas28
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133Portland, Maine55
Air Education & Training CommandSan Antonio, Texas273
11th WingArlington, Va.101
Defense Logistics AgencyAlexandria, Va.81
Forces Command Augmentee Unit, Detachment 1Atlanta, 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 WingFt. Walton Beach, Fla. 66
919th Special Ops Wing Security ForcesNiceville, Fla. 66
Security and Law Enforcement AugmenteesVarious Locations500
Defense Contract Management AgencyCrystal 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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