Photo by Senior Master Sgt. Willie Gizara, 109th Airlift Wing
STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE , Scotia N.Y. --New York Army National Guard Soldiers from the 42nd Infantry Division load personnel and cargo onto a C-130 Hercules aircraft here on August 10th, 2012. The Soldiers were training to deploy an advance part from the division headquarters, according to Lt. Col. John Andonie, the Division Operations Officer. The 42nd were heading to Fort Pickett, Virginia to set up a Command and Control Center which would initiate communication back to Operations.
NY National Guard In the News
Buffalo News -- Sun, 16 Jun 2013
National Guard pitches in on Bond Lake ditches
LEWISTON - The trails and drainage ditches at Bond Lake Park are getting some attention these days in a project that benefits the county and also provides training to local soldiers.
Times Union -- Fri, 14 Jun 2013
National Guard celebrates birth of the Army
COLONIE --The New York Army National Guard marked the 238th birthday of the U.S. Army on Friday with a traditional cake-cutting ceremony at the state Division of Military and Naval Affairs... (more)
Poughkeepsie Journal -- Tue, 11 Jun 2013
Traffic concerns won’t be realized with plans for National Guard vehicle shop, reps say
HOPEWELL JUNCTION-- Representatives from several organizations answered questions regarding traffic, usage and the environmental impact of a planned $23.9 million vehicle and equipment maintenance... (more)