Photo by Lt. Mark Getman, 1st Battalion 258th Field Artillery
WEST POINT-- A Soldier from the New York Army National Guard’s 1st Battalion 258th Field Artillery9 right) gives tips on firing the big guns to a West Point cadet during a training exercise at the United States Military Academy’s training areas on Monday, July 12.
The National Guard Artillery unit provided guns and Soldiers to help man them and teach the cadets the basics of artillery.
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Times union -- Fri, 24 May 2013
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