Photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg, Joint Force HQ-NY
ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Antoine Juste greets his wife Mary and twin daughters Danika and McKinley during his unit homecoming Jan. 8 at Albany International Airport. Juste, assigned to Company B of the 427th Brigade Support Battalion, was part of nearly 200 Soldiers arriving in two flights across the state from the battalion’s headquarters company and Company B following demobilization at Camp Shelby, Miss. The Soldiers served in Kuwait or Afghanistan as part of the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team’s overseas service in 2012. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg (RELEASED).
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)