WESTHAMPTON BEACH NEW YORK - General Frank J Grass Chief of the National Guard Bureau congratulates New York Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Matt Zimmer on receving his second Bronze Star with Valor award during a visit to FS Gabreski Air National Guard Base on May 10th 2014. During his visit General Grass toured the base coined outstanding Airmen and answered questions concerning the future of the Air National Guard.
Grass was in New York City to attend an event on Ellis Island and took time to visit the men and women of the 106th Rescue Wing.
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Times Union -- Mon, 21 Aug 2017 Saratoga Springs resident promoted to major general Raymond Shields of Saratoga Springs an Afghanistan War veteran, has been promoted to New York Army National Guard major general during a ceremony at Division of Military and Naval Affairs... (more)
Associated Press -- Sat, 12 Aug 2017 42nd Division Marking Centennial With Long Island Ceremony GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) A New York National Guard unit created as a U.S. Army division during World War I is celebrating its centennial with a ceremony at the site of its former Long Island... (more)
Newsday -- Thu, 10 Aug 2017 'Rainbow Division monument restored in Garden City Veterans of the 42nd U.S. Infantry Division will return to Garden City on Saturday, 100 years after their forebears in the famous Rainbow Division marched through the villages Camp Mills for... (more)