Sgt. Garvin Berry of Company B, 642nd Aviation Support Battalion assists Sgt. Michael Broderick, a member of Company E 3rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation with aiming a M-203 grenade launcher down range for maximum effect at Fort Drum's Range 17-A.
Members of the battalion are training at Fort Drum through April 25 as preparation for a deployment to Iraq later this summer.
The 3rd-142nd Aviation, which has elements based in Latham, Albany County, and at Ronkonkoma on Long Island, will provide transportation support for Multi-National Corps-Iraq during a tne month deployment.
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NNY 360.com -- Tue, 01 Dec 2020 New York Army National Guard promotions LATHAM - Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the state of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability... (more)
Spectrum News -- Mon, 30 Nov 2020 Trees For Troops Delivers Taste of Home to Service Members During the Holiday Its been just about a year since Gabriella Bucci and Anthony Salmeri enlisted in the New York Air National Guard. I just want to continue the family legacy of being in the Air Force, said... (more)
Army. mil -- Wed, 25 Nov 2020 NY National Guard adds troops to airport health screening mission LATHAM, N.Y. New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen have collected COVID-19 health information from over 456,000 airline passengers since starting a mission to aid the New York State... (more)