Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Steven Petibone
KINGSTON, N.Y - The familiar marching cadance --"Marching down the avenue. One more day and we?ll be through"-- came true on 13 March as approximately 70 Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 104th Military Police Battalion were dropped off in front of Kingston High School and paraded down Broadway Avenue to the Midtown Neighborhood Center were they held their welcome home ceremony.
The unit was deployed early last summer to Camp Bucca, Iraq, where they ran a detention facility.
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)