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Space Force members will be called ‘Guardians’

Space Force members will be called ‘Guardians’
The U.S. Space Force, a 1-year-old branch of the armed forces, rolled out a new name for its members on Friday: “Guardians.”

Space Force, a 1-year-old branch of the armed forces, rolled out a new name for its members on Friday: “Guardians.Space Force pointed elsewhere in a statement that described the roots of the moniker.“Guardians is a name with a long history in space operations, tracing back to the original command motto of Air Force Space Command in 1983, ‘Guardians of the High Frontier.’” The Space Force said in the statement that the name was selected after “a yearlong process that produced hundreds of submissions and research involving space professionals and members of the general public.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Somebody might have been watching some Marvel.“The opportunity to name a force is a momentous responsibility,” said the statement.

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