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First Guam Guard adjutant general dies

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by Jason Salas

Guam - The first adjutant general for the Guam National Guard has died, as Brigadier General Robert H. Neitz passed away last week in Virginia. General Neitz served locally from 1981-1985 and returned to Guam at least three times after his retirement, helping to commemorate the Guam Guard's 10th, 20th and 25th anniversaries.

He was instrumental in co-authoring the legislation that established the Guam National Guard and concluded his military career as the tag for the Guam Guard.

Neitz was 83 years old.

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