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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Fort Hood Sentinel -- Thu, 27 Oct 2016 'Harlem Hellfighters' train for Kuwait Soldiers from the 369th Sustainment Brigade recently completed their final phase of training at Fort Hood, in preparation for deployment to Kuwait.
Times Union -- Wed, 26 Oct 2016 Women Who Serve: LTC Lynn Currier and MSG Lisa Currier: Twin sisters serve in the NY Army National Guard and Active Guard Reserve MSG Lisa Currier, Active Guard Reserve LTC Lynn Currier, Federal Technician, New York Army National Guard These identical twins enlisted in the Army in 1986 as a way to pay off student loans,... (more)
Saratogian -- Wed, 26 Oct 2016 South Africa, U.S. defense leaders meet in Saratoga Springs SARATOGA SPRINGS -- A new chapter in local military history is taking shape this week as high-ranking U.S. and South African officials are meeting to discuss common security issues.