U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Ally Andolina, 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade
LATHAM - It was time to drop the gloves at drill on Saturday, Mar 13 at the 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB) headquarters in Latham during a block of instruction in combatative training.
Specialist Amelia Dingman (left), a member of the CAB and certified assistant instructor in combatatives, monitors Specialists Christina Sammons and Stephanie Saunders as they practice a move where the defender on the bottom can control the attacker by drawing her closer to minimize movement.
NY National Guard In the News
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
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YNN -- Thu, 16 May 2013
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NewsOne -- Wed, 15 May 2013
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