Connecticut State Militia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Connecticut State Militia are the Armed Forces of the State of Connecticut under the authority of the Governor and the Adjutant General of the state.

Classes of Militia

The Connecticut State Militia is divided into four classes: The National Guard, the Organized Militia, and the Unorganized Militia.

  • The Connecticut National Guard comprises both the Army and Air National Guard.
  • The Organized Militia consists of the Connecticut State Guard (the four units of the Governor's Guards are active), the Connecticut State Guard Reserve, and the Naval Militia.
  • The Unorganized Militia consists of all male residents of the state and those who intend to become residents who are between the ages of 18 and 45 and are not exempt from military duty per federal or state law. Female residents of the state may voluntarily offer their services to the Unorganized Militia.
Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Connecticut_State_Militia&oldid=793081084"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Connecticut_State_Militia
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Connecticut State Militia"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA