Wade Ingalls and son Tyler, age 15, drove 70 miles from Lafargeville, N.Y. to get a look at the #88 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. race car sposored by the National Guard. The race car was part of the New York Army National Guard Open House at the Thompson Road Armory in Syracuse on Sunday February 24. The armory is home to the Guard's 27th Brigade Combat Team, currently mobilized in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and preparing to deploy this spring as the lead command and control element for Combined Joint Task Force Phoenix. The unit will train and mentor Aghan army and police forces. In addition to the NASCAR race car, the unit also displayed Army National Guard vehicles and equipment. Soldiers shared their Guard experiences with members of the media and the public as well as new and prospective recruits. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Kevin Abbott (RELEASED).
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Oswego Daily News -- Mon, 25 Mar 2019 NY National Guards 27th Division owned New York Citys Streets on March 25, 1919 SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY On March 25, 1919, 20,000 men of the New York National Guards 27th Division owned the streets of Manhattan.
Defence Blog.com -- Fri, 22 Mar 2019 New York Air National Guard receives first HC-130J Combat King II The New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing (RQW) has received the first of its recently ordered HC-130J Combat King II aircraft.
Nationalguard.mil -- Fri, 22 Mar 2019 NEW YORK - For New York Army National Guard Capt. Richard Reilly, family traditions and regimental history go hand in hand at the 69th Infantry Regiment. NEW YORK - For New York Army National Guard Capt. Richard Reilly, family traditions and regimental history go hand in hand at the 69th Infantry Regiment.