Photo by Sgt. Ally Andolina 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade
Roberta Basile (left) a contract optometrist, positions a prescription eyeglass device in front of Pfc. Bryan Novak, 133rd Quarter Master Company, Feb. 9 during a preliminary Soldiers Readiness Check at the Department of Military and Naval Affairs building in Latham, New York.
Novak was one of approximately 250 Soldiers to go through the preliminary physical examinations in preparation for a possible deployment with 3rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation in the near future.
NY National Guard In the News
YNN -- Thu, 23 May 2013
Remembrance ceremony held to honor fallen soldiers
LATHAM, N.Y. -- This weekend, we thank those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to serve our country.
Ahead of Memorial Day, a remembrance ceremony honoring the men and women of the military... (more)
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
Warrior competition begins at Camp Smith
Members of the Army National Guard participate in the Northeastern Best Warrior Competition at Camp Smith in Cortlandt. The competition will continue for three days at the camp testing soldiers’... (more)
YNN -- Thu, 16 May 2013
National Guard members compete to become best warrior
Sixteen National Guard soldiers from the North East, labeled as the best of the best, are all aiming to become the Army’s warrior of the year. YNN’s John Wagner reports on one... (more)