Gen. Craig McKinley, the Chief of the National Guard Bureau praised Army and Air National Guard spouses for their support of their service members who have deployed overseas since the attacks of September 11, in a letter releases this week.
McKinley, an Air National Guard officer, is the highest ranking officer in the National Guard and is the responsible for formulating, developing and coordinating all policies, programs and plans affecting more than half a million Army and Air National Guard personnel.
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News 3 -- Sun, 14 Oct 2018 Two more bodies recovered in deadly plane crash, investigation continues WEST HAMPTON BEACH, NY (WFSB) - Two more bodies were recovered on Sunday afternoon after a plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday morning, officials said.
Times Union -- Sun, 14 Oct 2018 'Rainbow' pivotal in WWI offensive :New York National Guard division had big casualties The New York Army National Guard's 42nd "Rainbow" Division played a pivotal role in the final battles of World War I a century ago.
Auburn Citizen -- Sun, 14 Oct 2018 Auburn-based National Guard gains new commander in ceremony OWASCO Lt. Col. Matthew Schaffer, commander of the 102nd Military Police Battalion, told 1st Lt. Derrick Rocker he will succeed admirably as the new commander of the New York Army National... (more)