GREAT NEW YORK STATE FAIR, Syracuse--New York Army National Guard Specialist Timothy Wood (left) from Blossball, NY and Staff Sgt. Scott Dunne from Syracuse host young visitors Scott Kessel age 13 and Jesse Hummel age 11 from Warners, as they check out an M1117 Armored Security Vehicle on Friday, August 28.
The vehicle was on display at the New York Army National Guard Recruiting Station at the Fair.
Wood formerly served on active duty with the Army's 10th Mountain Division in Iraq and now serves in the National Guard.
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