SAME Carolina Midlands Post members serve Fort Jackson, the largest and most active Initial Entry Training Center in the United States Army. All six of the installation’s Basic Combat Training starship complexes are part of an eight-year renovation project that started in 2008 and is scheduled to be completed in 2016.
SAME Carolina Midlands Post members help meet the needs of Shaw Air Force Base, which houses mainly F-16 Fighting Falcons, the primary fighters used in the Gulf War.
The Carolina Midlands Post removed old shingles and installed new on February 3 for a wounded warrior in Sumter, South Carolina. Our team included volunteers from Shaw AFB 20th Civil Engineering Squadron, Sumter County Sheriff's office, Fort Roofing and Sheet Metal Works, ARM Environmental Services, Inc, Duro-Last Roofing, the Carolina Midlands and Charleston Posts.
The North Carolina Air National Guard is the air component of the militia of North Carolina and is considered an asset of the State and also the United States Air Force. The Carolina Midlands Post is proud to serve the 145th Civil Engineer Squadron, the 245th Civil Engineer Flight, and the North Carolina National Guard.
The Midlands Post’s membership serves the National Guard at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, about halfway between Columbia, SC and Shaw AFB. McEntire is home to both Air National Guard and Army National Guard personnel who, when called upon, defend both South Carolina and the United States.