The National Guard of the United States is a reserve military force composed of National Guard militia members or units of each state and territory under federally recognized active or inactive armed force service for the United States. National Guard members are a subset of the Militia as defined by 10 USC 311. Majority of National Guard soldiers and airmen hold a civilian job full-time while serving part-time as a National Guardsman. The National Guard of the United States is a joint reserve component of the United States Army and the United States Air Force and maintains two subcomponents: the Army National Guard of the United States for the Army and the Air Force's Air National Guard of the United States. - Source: Wikipedia
He also bristled at the report that Mexican soldiers, apparently confused by the boundary line, disarmed U.S. National Guard troops who say they were on American soil assisting the Border Patrol mission.
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