NEW YORK STATE PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER, ORISKANY, N.Y. - New York Guard Staff Sgt. Francisco Hernandez of the 88th Brigade unravels water hoses used in the FEMA Region II Homeland Response Force decontamination line here May 16. About 50 state guard members train alongside their New York Army National Guard counterparts from the 222nd Chemical Company as part of the decontamination element of the Homeland Response Force. The HRF responds to Chemical, Biological, Radiological or Nuclear incidents in support of civil authorities for FEMA Region II, including New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Photo by Warrant Officer Ubon Mendie, New York Guard.
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defense.gov -- Fri, 22 Jul 2016 Guardsmen Train at Fort Polk Guardsmen participate in a combined arms live-fire exercise at Peason Ridge, La., July 15, 2016. Photos by multiple military photographers
Nationalguard.mil -- Fri, 22 Jul 2016 Guard News Joint Readiness Training Center is making it real for Massachusetts Soldiers FORT POLK, La. - Nearly 700 Soldiers from the Massachusetts Army National Guard are being put to the test at the Joint Readiness Training Center, or JRTC, July 9-30.
Army.mil -- Thu, 21 Jul 2016 Connecticut, Ohio and New York Aviation units fly together at JRTC FORT POLK, La. -- Army National Guard aviation units from the 3rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation in Connecticut and Ohio's 1st Battalion, 137th Aviation integrated to form a single task force during... (more)