( US Army Photo by Capt. Michael Ortiz, New York Army National Guard/ released)
FORT DRUM-- New York National Guard Spec. Daniel Hoysradt, of Ancram , NY, prepares to lob a dummy hand grenade from behind cover here on July 18. He is one of the many Soldiers deploying to Afghanistan with the 101 Expeditonary Signal Battalion. �We don&rsquot;t get to do this all the time," said.
NY National Guard In the News
YNN -- Thu, 23 May 2013
Remembrance ceremony held to honor fallen soldiers
LATHAM, N.Y. -- This weekend, we thank those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to serve our country.
Ahead of Memorial Day, a remembrance ceremony honoring the men and women of the military... (more)
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)