New Jersey National Guard
Pfc. Robert Carvalho, mortarmen with B company 1-114 stationed out of Freehold, N.J. embraces loved ones before boarding a transport to Fort Dix, N.J. for deployment with his unit. B Company, 1-114th Infantry Regiment, 44th Infantry Brigade Combat Team bade farewell to friends, family members, and their hometowns at the Freehold Armory in Freehold, N.J., on Jan. 27, 2019. Numerous New Jersey National Guard units are scheduled to deploy to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in support of Operation Spartan Shield. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Jorge Morales).