Photo by CW-2 Douglas Sherman, Recruiting and Retention Command
Troy-- 2nd Lt. Alexander Saxsby conducts a land navigation and map reading class for OCS Candidates Christopher Minarch, Liza Rosado and Kelly Sayward on June 26 at the Glenmore Road Armory.
The class was the initial test of a program to provide pre-OCS instruction for New York Army National Guard Soldiers seeking commissions.
NY National Guard In the News
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
Warrior competition begins at Camp Smith
Members of the Army National Guard participate in the Northeastern Best Warrior Competition at Camp Smith in Cortlandt. The competition will continue for three days at the camp testing soldiers’... (more)
YNN -- Thu, 16 May 2013
National Guard members compete to become best warrior
Sixteen National Guard soldiers from the North East, labeled as the best of the best, are all aiming to become the Army’s warrior of the year. YNN’s John Wagner reports on one... (more)
NewsOne -- Wed, 15 May 2013
Henry L. Johnson Fends Off German Captors During World War I On This Day In 1918
United States Army soldier Henry L. Johnson (pictured), also known as “Black Death,” earned his fearsome nickname in France during World War I. After being ambushed by German forces and... (more)