Photo by New York Guard Pvt. Ubon Mendie, Headquarters New York Guard
NEW YORK CITY--New York Army National Guard Sgt. Alberto Caceda, a member of the 37th Finance Detachment embraces his fiance Nanci Gentilesca as he gets off the bus at the Lexington Avenue Armory on Thursday, July 22, 2010.
Caceda and 25 other members of the detachment returned to their home station after ten months in Tikrit Iraq.
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)