SYRACUSE - Sergeant 1st Class Jeffrey Bailey, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and who is also an police officer in the Onondaga County Sheriff's department, is shown with a citiation presented to him at the New York State Fair by State Comptroller Thomas P. Dinapoli on Law Enforcement Day at the fair, Aug. 28.
Bailey served on a police mentoring team in Eastern Afghanistan last year as part of Combined Joint Task Force Phoenix VII.
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Washington Post -- Tue, 12 Dec 2017 Clarence Beavers, pioneering black paratrooper and smoke jumper, dies at 96 Clarence Beavers, the last surviving member of Americas first black parachute unit, a World War II test platoon that went on to battle fires caused by Japanese bombs and paved the way for... (more)
Daily Gazette -- Mon, 11 Dec 2017 Ballston Spa woman named to top Air National Guard position Command Chief Master Sgt. Amy Giaquinto, of Ballston Spa, is the first woman and the first Air National Guard member to serve as the top enlisted adviser to the Adjutant General of New York.... (more)
DemRochester Democrat and Chronicle -- Mon, 11 Dec 2017 Army Guard member Joseph Nelk of Pittsford dies in Ukraine A 21-year-old New York Army National Guard member who deployed to Ukraine as part of the 7th Army Training Command's Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine died on Sunday.