FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- New York Army National Guard Pfc. Jacob Weitzel from Company D 3rd Battalion 142nd Assault Helicopter Battalion vaults a wall to secure a village during the dismounted execution fight lane September 20, 2011 during premobilization training here. The premobilization training encompasses a number of individual and team tasks required for deployment overseas. The unit is part of the 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade and is slated to deploy to Iraq in support of Operation New Dawn.
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Saratogian -- Mon, 20 Nov 2017 World War II veteran donates items to Saratoga Springs military museum SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- It was a reunion of sorts as a World War II veteran of the New York National Guards 1st Battalion 258th Field Artillery shared stories and personal items with two... (more)
Post Star -- Sat, 18 Nov 2017 Cambridge soldier receives new rank LATHAM Maj. Gen. Anthony P. German, the adjutant general for the state of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability... (more)
CBS BOSTON -- Thu, 16 Nov 2017 Soldier Who Got Kyrie Irving Jersey: "It Was So Unreal" FRAMINGHAM (CBS) New York National Guard Sgt. Josenia Figueroa says she still cant believe Celtics guard Kyrie Irving gave her his game jersey after the teams 13th straight win Tuesday.