GARDEN CITY, -- New York Army National Guard Lt. Col. Patrick Macklin and Staff Sgt. Justin Wolcott from the 42nd Infantry Division presented a memorial wreath on behalf of the New York Army National Guard's 42nd Infantry Division on Monday morning, Nov. 10 at the World War I Rainbow Division Veterans Memorial located in Garden City to honor the service of past 42nd Infantry Division Soldiers for Veterans Day.The division headquarters traditionally presents the wreath provided by the Rainbow Division Veterans Foundation Memorials Committee each year at memorial sites to commemorate the service and sacrifice of the division's veterans of WWI, WWII and the Iraq War. The wreath is . The foundation oversees dozens of memorial sites in the U.S. and Europe where 42nd Division Soldiers served.
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Army.mil -- Tue, 11 Dec 2018 Six New York National Guard Soldiers will be part of National Army Museum NEW YORK -- When the National Museum of the United States Army opens to the public outside Washington, D.C. in 2020; six New York Army National Guard Soldiers will be a permanent part of it.
Times Union -- Mon, 10 Dec 2018 DUTY CALLS: 42nd Infantry Division gets new top enlisted soldier New York Army National Guard Command Sgt. Maj. Corey Cush, an Afghanistan war veteran, has become the top enlisted soldier in the Troy-based 42nd Infantry Division.
Saratogian -- Sat, 08 Dec 2018 New exhibit details Korean, Vietnam wars Memories come flooding back for Dave Wallingford as he surveys a permanent new exhibit, containing some of his own gear, at the New York State Military Museum on Lake Avenue.