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Download full resolution image Memorial for fallen 27th BCT Soldiers Kabul, Afghanistan Jun 30, 2008

Saluting Fallen Comrades

The American flag flies at half-staff at Camp Phoenix in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday, June 30, as Soldiers line up to pay their respects to one Marine and three Army National Guard Soldiers who were killed in action on June 25 and June 26.

Two New York Army National Guard Soldiers--Sgt. First Class Joseph McKay, aged 51 from Cambria Heights, Queens, and Spc. Mark Palmateer, aged 38, of Poughkeepsie-- were among three Soldiers killed on June 26.

The 27th Brigade Combat Team of the New York Army National Guard is providing command and control for Combined Joint Task Force Phoenix, a multi-national force training the Afghan Army and Police.

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Time Warner Cable news -- Sun, 22 Jan 2017 Rochester Military Families Say Goodbye Before Deployment ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- During a ceremony Sunday at the Army Aviation Support Facility in Rochester, 20 Army National Guard soldiers said goodbye to their families before leaving for training at... (more)

WROC -- Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20 local soldiers to head to Afghanistan Even though the war in Afghanistan formally ended two years ago, the USA continues to send American troops there to maintain security.

WSYR -- Wed, 18 Jan 2017 Driver suspected of striking and killing a Rome soldier on an Albany-area roadway charged A Capital Region man who allegedly struck and killed a Rome soldier who was walking along a suburban roadway has been charged.

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