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Employment verification

  • Former Minnesota National Guard Soldiers: (651) 282-4049
  • Former Minnesota National Guard Airmen: (651) 268-8947
  • Current Minnesota National Guard members: Contact the service member’s current unit admin noncommissioned officer. This information should be retrieved from the servicemember.

Major Commands

Joint Force Headquarters
Minnesota National Guard
Veterans Service Building
20 West 12th Street
Saint Paul, MN 55155-2002
Directory: (651) 268-8919

Camp Ripley
15000 Highway 115
Little Falls, MN 56345-4173
Camp Ripley phone directory

133rd Airlift Wing
631 Minuteman Dr.
Saint Paul, MN 55111

148th Fighter Wing
4600 Haines Rd
Duluth, MN 55811

Community Engagement | Request our support at an event

Requests may be made here.

News Media Inquiries | Public Affairs

Accredited journalists may contact our Public Affairs team at or call the following:

  • Minnesota National Guard: (651) 282-4410
    • Camp Ripley: (320) 616-2726
    • 133rd Airlift Wing: (612) 713-2410
    • 148th Fighter Wing: (218) 788-7274

Minnesota National Guard Inspector General

Send a DA Form 1559 or AF Form 102 to or call (651) 281-3833.

Official Studio Photography | Visual Information

Information on requesting an official photo, other visual information products or Public Affairs training and support can be found here.

Response Policy

It is the policy of the Minnesota National Guard to treat all inquiries with respect and respond as soon as possible as determined by mission priorities. If your inquiry has received no response within 7 working days, please email