SOUTH AFRICA--Major Mark Cotton a member of the New York Air National Guards 105th Airlift Wing speaks to South African officers during the African Aerospace & Defence Exposition in Pretoria South Africa from Sep. 17-21 2014 at the invitation from the Government of South Africa.Cotton and the rest of his C-17 Globemaster III crew got to speak to pilots from the South African Air Force and answer questions regarding the plane. Pictured here are Capt. Mark Mango and Capt. Leon Olinsky who serve as C-130 pilots for the south African Air Forces 28th Squadron.
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News 12 -- Sat, 17 Mar 2018 NY Army National Guard prepares for Afghanistan deployment Members of the New York Army National Guard are set to leave home and prepare to serve overseas in Afghanistan. 300 members of the New York Army National Guard are spending their last day... (more)
Saratogian -- Sat, 17 Mar 2018 Irish soldiers mourned WWI losses on St. Patricks Day, 1918 SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. --March 7, 1918 was the day the New York National Guardsmen of the 69th Infantry Regiment, New York Citys Fighting 69th, experienced their first major combat loss during... (more)
Defense.gov -- Wed, 14 Mar 2018 'Fighting 69th' to Lead New York Citys St. Patrick's Day Parade for 167th Year ALBANY, New York, March 14, 2018 More than 800 New York Army National Guardsmen from the 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry Regiment, will lead the worlds largest St. Patricks Day Parade for the... (more)