LATHAM-- New York Air National Guard Brig. General Anthony German presents the Meritorious Service Medal to Capt. James Vendetti during an awards ceremony here on October 10. Vendetti, who is now assigned to the 109th Airlift Wing, was recognized for his four years of service as Joint Operations Center battle captain and acting Chief of Operations for the Joint Operations Directorate at Joint Force Headquarters. During his service he was directly involved in 37 domestic operations missions including Hurricane Sandy, and Tropical Storms Lee and Irene.
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WTEN -- Mon, 12 Nov 2018 New Netflix docuseries features local hero (Video) Lt. Col. Sean Flynn, 42nd Division Operations Officer is interviewed on WTEN about new Medal of Honor TV show.
The Transylvania Times -- Sun, 11 Nov 2018 Recalling he Rebuilding Of Iraq - Brevard NC After leading the military response as the commander of military forces for the National Guard in New York City after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, Major General Joe Taluto found himself... (more)
Daily Gazette -- Sun, 11 Nov 2018 Paving the way: Two women veterans reflect on service Between social revolution in the United States, and conflicts abroad, like the Vietnam War, the 1960s were a turbulent time. For women like Patricia L. Connors Bradt and Celeste Joanna Sodano... (more)