BAGRAM, Afghanistan-- New York National Guard Command Sgt. Major Frank Wicks and Major General Patrick Murphy, the Adjutant General of New York, pose with members of HHC 427th Brigade Support Battalion during a visit to Afghanistan to meet New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen they conducted from Oct. 13 to 19. The two leaders met Soldiers and Airmen from the Company B 3rd Battalion 126th Aviation, the 105th Security Forces Group, the 109th Airlfit Wing, the 14th Finance Detachment, Joint Force Headquarters, and the New York Strategic Transition Team, as well as the 427th. The logistics Soldiers of the 427th are playing a key role in inventorying and moving equipment out of Afghanistan.
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Daily Freeman -- Fri, 05 Feb 2016 Stewart National Guard airman one of two NYPD officers shot at housing project NEW YORK--Two police officers were shot and wounded by a gunman they encountered in the stairwell of a public housing project they were patrolling, and the gunman later killed himself, authorities... (more)
Aitr Force Times -- Thu, 04 Feb 2016 Two airmen killed in Afghanistan receive Bronze Stars with Valor Two airmen killed in Afghanistan in December have been posthumously awarded the Bronze Star Medal with V, the Air National Guard announced Thursday.
National Guard.mil -- Thu, 04 Feb 2016 Bronze Star for Valor awarded to two New York Air National Guard Airmen killed in Afghanistan NEWBURGH, N.Y. - Two Airmen from the New York Air National Guard's 105th Airlift Wing have been posthumously awarded the Bronze Star Medal with "V" device for saving the lives of... (more)