NEW YORK--New York Army National Guard Sgt. Alexis Caceres ( far left) and Spc. Tanner Scheible ( far right) join Lt. Gen. Robert Caslan the Superintendent of the United States Military Academy; and Capt. Kelly Elminger an Army nurse and a member of the American Invictus Games team; in cutting the Army Birthday cake in New YorksTimes Square on Tuesday June 14 the Armys 241st Birthday. Both National Guard Soldiers are members of the 1st Battalion 69th Infantry. The battalion supported the Military District of Washingtons Army Birthday event in Times Squares by providing equipment and Soldiers in battle gear to speak with members of the public.
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Pointer View -- Thu, 11 Oct 2018 Educating community on unexpected disasters West Point staff, faculty and surrounding communities attended the Citizen Preparedness Corps Disaster Preparedness Seminar Sept. 27 at Eisenhower Hall. The event was an educational forum... (more)
Times Union -- Thu, 11 Oct 2018 1918: NY soldiers in Rainbow Division join in Argonne offensive The New York Army National Guards 42nd Rainbow Division played a pivotal role in the final battles of World War I a century ago. But the soldiers fighting in the Meuse-Argonne paid a terrible... (more)
Associated Press -- Wed, 10 Oct 2018 New York sends National Guard to help with Hurricane Michael ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York state is dispatching National Guard personnel and aircraft to Florida and Mississippi to assist with the response to Hurricane Michael.