The Minot AFB Honor Guard serves a distinct mission under unique conditions from performing military honors in North Dakota to presenting colors on base. Members of the Honor Guard perform their ceremonial duties in addition to their primary Air Force specialty. The Minot AFB Honor Guard is comprised of Airmen, NCO's and officers from the 5th BW and 91st Missile Wing.
The team's goal is to emulate the USAF Honor Guard while providing military funeral honors, performing at official military functions and off-base civic functions. The paragraphs below describe these functions in more detail.