Kentucky, Indiana sending National Guard to inauguration - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Kentucky, Indiana sending National Guard to inauguration

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky and Indiana are sending officials to the nation's capitol this Friday for the Presidential Inauguration.

Nearly 300 Kentucky Guardsmen are scheduled to work the event, most of them from the 198th Military Police Battalion based in Louisville.

About 150 Indiana National Guard members are also going. Indiana's contingent also includes three members of the Air National Guard's 122nd Fighter Wing.

The soldiers and airmen will assist local police with crowd and traffic control, transportation, and overall security.

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