CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait-- New York Army National Guard Specialist Erin Colburn, an intelligence analyst in the 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, receives a letter of conditional acceptance to the United States Military Academy at West Point from Lt. Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commanding general of Third Army/ARCENT, and a graduate of the Academy, himself. Colburn, who plans to study geospatial intelligence, is slated to begin her career at West Point in July 2013.
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Army.mil -- Thu, 08 Dec 2016 New York National Guard marks President Martin Van Buren's 234th Birthday in his hometown KINDERHOOK, N.Y. - Two dozen New York Army National Guard Soldiers honored the nation's eighth president, Martin Van Buren, during a cold and blustery winter morning in his Hudson Valley hometown,... (more)
Associated Press -- Sat, 03 Dec 2016 NY Army National Guard support unit getting new commander CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Army National Guard unit that provides military police, transportation and other support elements is getting a new commander.
Associated Press -- Fri, 02 Dec 2016 NY-based Air Guard Unit Rescues Buzz Aldrin from South Pole GLENVILLE, N.Y. The U.S. military air crew that evacuated former astronaut Buzz Aldrin from the South Pole is a New York-based National Guard unit that specializes in missions to some of... (more)