GLENS FALLS--New York Army National Guard volunteers of the 11th Annual Christmas Eve Roadmarch participate in the 3.3 mile walk through Glens Falls, N.Y. on December 24. Carrying the banner this year are retired Sgt. 1st Class Arthur Coon, at right, the event organizer and U.S. Military Academy cadet Mitchell Valenza. The march commemorated the deployment of local National Guard Citizen Soldiers to Iraq when first held back in 2004 and now honors military members of all services and all eras. More than 600 participants are estimated to have marched through Glens Falls, most carrying images of uniformed loved ones who are serving or have 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.