New Jersey National Guard and Airforce Soldiers Recent Training at Joint Base McGuire-DIX-Lakehurst

February 10, 2022

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, NJ –Today February 10, the New Jersey National Guard Soldiers from the 1st Battalion / 150th Aviation Regiment AHB (Assault Helicopter Battalion) are completing training for the “Combat Lifesaver Course” located at the Fort Dix MSTC. The Combat Lifesaver Course is an official medical training course conducted by the US Army. The course is intended to provide an intermediate step between the buddy aid-style basic life support taught to every soldier, and the advanced life support skills that are taught to US Army Combat Medics.

Yesterday, February 9, Air Force Soldiers from the 321st CRS (Contingency Response Team) are completing pre-mobilization training on Range 7 on the Fort Dix Range Complex. Training on the M240/M249 is part of an emphasis on preparing airmen for deployment into areas of potential combat.