Photo courtesy of Lt. Col. Tammy Mandwelle, 2nd Battalion, 106th Regional Training Institute.
CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. - New York Army National Guard Officer Candidate Brian Elliott, from North Valley Stream, N.Y., occupies a hasty defensive position during field training of the National Guard’s Officer Candidate School Class 57 here April 21. Photo courtesy of Lt. Col. Tammy Mandwelle, 2nd Battalion, 106th Regional Training Institute.
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)