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Color Guard Academy


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The ALWG Color Guard Academy's mission is to prepare cadets to serve on the Color Guard to present the Nation's Colors while molding individual character and team development and represent the Civil Air Patrol. It is our mission to meet the Cadet Core Values and uphold the standards befitting all Civil Air Patrol Cadets.


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Event Description 

The vision of the ALWG Color Guard Academy is to train cadets on the finer points of Air Force-style drill and ceremony, impart timeless values of patriotism, community service, and personal honor. Through discipline, loyalty, and ethical conduct, the Color Guard will serve as an example for Civil Air Patrol Corps of Cadets and will exemplify traits of selfless service and honor. In the spirit of those cadets, past and present, who have dedicated their lives for the things we cherish, the ALWG CGA will proudly carry the colors - To Honor with Respect.

Event Details

When & Where

28 - 30 May 2020 (Staff Training)

31 May - 6 June 2020 (Student Training)


: Saturday, 31 May

Time: 1200-1600


National Guard Training Facility

Fort McClellan

1023 Fort McClellan

Anniston, AL 36205



Transportation to and from the academy is up to the squadron or individual

Lodging Information

Lodging will be provided. See equipment list for a list of equipment that the cadets will need to bring

Uniform Of The Day

ABUs will be worn for daily training activities

Blue Service Dress (Class B) will be worn for the Graduation Ceremony 6 June 2020


Inquires And Forward Completed Forms

Forward all questions and comments to Capt Kenneth McEntyre

Click below for the link to the ALWG Color Guard Academy site

Color Guard Academy site

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