SARATOGA SPRINGS-- Historian Harry Bradshaw Matthews, Associated Dean of Hartwick College, speaks about the place of the Civil War-era United States Colored Troops in the African American struggle for freedom during a program on Saturday, Feb. 22, at the the New York State Military Musem. Three regiments of federal United States Colored Troops were raised in New York during the Civil War. About 200,000 black men served in the Union Army during the Civil War.
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Utica Observer-Dispatch -- Thu, 06 Dec 2018 New York Air National Guard's 224th ADG recognizes 4 Major General Raymond F. Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of two members of the New York Air National Guard's 224th Air Defense Group... (more)
WTEN -- Wed, 05 Dec 2018 Kinderhook celebrates President Van Buren's 236th birthday KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Kinderhook community celebrated the 236th birthday President Martin Van Buren on Wednesday.
Army.mil -- Thu, 29 Nov 2018 New York Airmen and Soldiers volunteer time to load 'Trees for Troops' BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. - New York National Guard Airmen and Soldiers volunteered their time to fill up a delivery truck with 130 donated Christmas trees bound for military families at the Ellms... (more)