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A National Guard trooper arrives on set for the filming of National Guard movie commerical to aid in the recruitment program. National Guard recruitment appears to be the latest casualty of the war in Iraq. Enlistments have fallen about 30 percent short of recruitment goals during the past two months, according to the New York Times. The Guard is now offering bigger signing bonuses and taking other steps to slow the slide. Corbis/Phil Klein.