By MSG Corinne Lombardo, 42nd Infantry Division
LATHAM-- Lt.Col. Mark Slusar, (left) director of operations for the New York National Guard J-3, points out the workings of New York's Joint Operations Center to Connecticut Army National Guard Col. Gerald Lukowski and Connecticut Army National Guard Brig. Gen. Walt Lippincott, the Director of Joint Staff for Connecticut's Joint Forces Headquarters during a visit to the New York JOC on Monday, Jan. 26.
The officers from Conneticut, and other officers from Massachusetts visited the New York JOC to find good ideas they could employ in designing a JOC for their states.
NY National Guard In the News
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
Warrior competition begins at Camp Smith
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YNN -- Thu, 16 May 2013
National Guard members compete to become best warrior
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NewsOne -- Wed, 15 May 2013
Henry L. Johnson Fends Off German Captors During World War I On This Day In 1918
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