FORT DRUM, N.Y. - Retired Maj. Gen. Joseph Taluto, left, former commander of the 42nd Infantry Division and Adjutant General of the State of New York, representing the Rainbow Division Veterans Foundation, joins current Rainbow Division Commander Maj. Gen. Harry Miller unveiling a memorial that commemorates the 10th anniversary of the mobilization of the 42nd Infantry Division for combat service in Iraq. The division mobilized in 2004 to form the division base of Task Force Liberty, a force that would see more than 23,000 Soldiers serve in North Central Iraq. Photo by Master Sgt. Peter Towse, 42nd Infantry Division.
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Westhampton Patch.com -- Wed, 26 Jul 2017 Federal Funding Secured To Replace Tower At Gabreski Airport: WESTHAMPTON, NY - A federal grant has been awarded to Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton, home of the 106th Rescue Wing of the Air National Guard, to fund the first phase of construction... (more)
Army.mil -- Mon, 24 Jul 2017 New York Army National Guard engineer training helps Fort Drum FORT DRUM, N.Y. - Nearly 300 Soldiers from the Binghamton, N.Y. based 204th Engineer Battalion used their summer annual training to prepare for overseas deployments and domestic operations... (more)
Army.mil -- Mon, 24 Jul 2017 "Rainbow Division" that represented the United States formed in New York in August 1917 GARDEN CITY, N.Y.-- The 42nd Infantry Division, a part of the New York National Guard since 1947, was born a 100 years ago on August 5, 1917 as a way to get 27,000 troops to France quickly... (more)