Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Steven Petibone, 42nd Inf. Division
FORT A.P. HILL, Va. - New York Army National Guard 1st Lt. Amy Bonilla (right), Sgt. Keith Burd and Spc. Matt Cordaro from 3rd Battalion, 142nd Assault Helicopter Battalion, orient themselves in the woods before trekking to a clear landing area for a UH-60 Blackhawk during Personal and Recovery training on Apr.18.
The training is one of their Mission Essential Task List and they took the opportunity to conduct it after completing their annual aerial door gunnery training.on UH-60 Blackhawks.
NY National Guard In the News
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
Warrior competition begins at Camp Smith
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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
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