BASRA, Iraq-- Brig. Gen. Pat Murphy, the Adjutant General of New York, shakes the hand of 206th Military Police Company member Spec. Tracy Bryant during a visit to the Basra Logistics Support Area on April 7.
Murphy, the commander of the New York National Guard was visiting the 206th and other New York Army National Guard units in Iraq and Kuwait along with Command Sgt. Major Robert Van Pelt, the New York State Sgt. Major has part of the Joint Monthly Access for Reserve Components program which allows both Army Reserve and National Guard leaders to go see their troops deployed in Iraq or Afghanistan.
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defense.gov -- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 Face of Defense: Guardsman Trains Next Generation of Shooters For New York Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Michael Kapela, his seventh Adjutant General's Combat Sustainment Training Exercise -- known as the "TAG Match" -- was more meaningful... (more)
army.mil -- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 New York National Guard officer is Army National Guard Logistician of the CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. - Major David Myones, the logistics officer for the New York Army National Guard's 53rd Troop Command is not just a good logistics officer,... (more)
Associated Press -- Tue, 20 Jun 2017 New book on bloody WWII battle inspired by NY veteran ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) When military history author Bill Sloan sought inspiration for his new book on World War II in the Pacific, he found it in a then-96-year-old combat veteran from upstate... (more)