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Texas State Guard


The Texas State Guard (TXSG) mission as a branch of the Texas Military Forces is to provide mission-ready military forces to assist State and local authorities in times of state emergencies, with homeland security and community service through Defense Support to Civil Authorities (DSCA). To augment the other two branches of the Texas Military Forces, the Texas Army National Guard and Texas Air National Guard as force multipliers. Missions are directed by the Commander in Chief of the Texas Military Forces the Governor of Texas and commanded by the Texas Adjutant General.

The TXSG has four major Sub-Commands: Army, Air, Maritime and Medical.

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Major General Manuel Rodriguez


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Commanding General – Texas State Guard
Major General Manuel A. Rodriguez VII

Maj. Gen. Rodriguez commands the Texas State Guard, which is comprised of more than 2,000 volunteers assigned throughout the state, and reports to The Adjutant General.