FORT BENNING, Georgia-- New York Army National Guard Sgt. Thomas Carpenter (left) a member of the 2nd Battalion 108th Infantry takes a break with 28th Infantry Division Command Sgt. Maj. Chris Kepner during a competition to identify candidates for the three two-man Army National Guard Best Ranger Teams on Nov. 20 2014 at Fort Benning Ga. Carpenter is one of nine National Guard Soldiers competing for a final spot on the teams that will participate in the April 2015 Best Ranger event here.
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Washington Post -- Tue, 12 Dec 2017 Clarence Beavers, pioneering black paratrooper and smoke jumper, dies at 96 Clarence Beavers, the last surviving member of Americas first black parachute unit, a World War II test platoon that went on to battle fires caused by Japanese bombs and paved the way for... (more)
Daily Gazette -- Mon, 11 Dec 2017 Ballston Spa woman named to top Air National Guard position Command Chief Master Sgt. Amy Giaquinto, of Ballston Spa, is the first woman and the first Air National Guard member to serve as the top enlisted adviser to the Adjutant General of New York.... (more)
DemRochester Democrat and Chronicle -- Mon, 11 Dec 2017 Army Guard member Joseph Nelk of Pittsford dies in Ukraine A 21-year-old New York Army National Guard member who deployed to Ukraine as part of the 7th Army Training Command's Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine died on Sunday.