FORT POLK--New York Army National Guard Pfc. Mathew Smithers a cavalry scout with B Troop 2nd Squadron 101st Cavalry scans his area with a MK 19 Grenade Launcher (Mark 19) for enemy forces at the Armys Joint Readiness Training Center Fort Polk La. July 23 2016. The cavalry scouts joined more than 3000 Soldiers from New York and 2000 Soldiers from other state Army National Guard units active Army and Army Reserve troops as part of the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team task force. The Soldiers will hone their skills and practice integrating combat operations ranging from infantry troops engaging in close combat with the enemy to artillery and air strikes July 9-30 2016.
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Utica Observer-Dispatch -- Thu, 06 Dec 2018 New York Air National Guard's 224th ADG recognizes 4 Major General Raymond F. Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of two members of the New York Air National Guard's 224th Air Defense Group... (more)
WTEN -- Wed, 05 Dec 2018 Kinderhook celebrates President Van Buren's 236th birthday KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Kinderhook community celebrated the 236th birthday President Martin Van Buren on Wednesday.
Army.mil -- Thu, 29 Nov 2018 New York Airmen and Soldiers volunteer time to load 'Trees for Troops' BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. - New York National Guard Airmen and Soldiers volunteered their time to fill up a delivery truck with 130 donated Christmas trees bound for military families at the Ellms... (more)