Kull enlists in Missouri Army National Guard, prepares for commission



Recruiter, Sgt. 1st Class Charles Wood, left, stands with Morgan Kull and Cpt. John Blake. Blake swore in Kull at the St. Joseph armory. (Photo by Jennifer Archdekin)

By Jennifer Archdekin
Ngmo.pao@US.ARMY.MIL

ST. JOSEPH - Morgan Kull, of St. Joseph, recently enlisted into the Missouri Army National Guard. In December, she will graduate from Missouri Western State University with a political science degree and will receive her commission as a second lieutenant.

Until then, Kull will drill in St. Joseph. Upon her commission, she is slated to be a platoon leader for Det. 1, 1128th Forward Support Company in Richmond.

"This will start my military career now," said Kull. "It was easy sometimes and hard sometimes. I was a military brat, so I've always been around the military."

Kull is a 2006 graduated from Central High School. She has been in the ROTC at MWSU for over four years.

Krull's husband, Troy, is also in the National Guard. He recently received his commission as a platoon leader with Battery A, 1-129th Field Artillery in Albany. He is a 2010 ROTC graduate from MWSU and earned a degree in history.

For more information about the Missouri National Guard, please call 1-800-GoGuard or visit www.moguard.com.

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For more information about this release, please contact Jennifer Archdekin at 816-262-2893 or e-mail at jarchdekin@gmail.com.

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