New York Army National Guard Spc. Alfred Allen center hands Sgt. Jared Kaminski a case of bottled water while Spc. Aliyah Krehlik prepares to assist with the offload of additional cases of water in the background. The Soldiers are assigned to Company B 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion based in Syracuse N.Y. and deployed August 5 near Watertown N.Y. in order to support local emergency responders. State and local county response forces staged to prepare for possible lake shore flooding from Lake Ontario. 50 Soldiers reported for response duties with an additional 50 Soldiers prepared to respond when forecasted high winds on Lake Ontario caused the potential for extensive flooding in Jefferson and Erie Counties N.Y. U.S. National Guard photo by New York Army National Guard Capt. Kitt Doupe.
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Associated Press -- Wed, 20 Sep 2017 Long Island gets ready as Jose swings by DIX HILLS, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials say National Guard members, emergency equipment and supplies are ready on Long Island in case tropical storm conditions occur there.
Associated Press -- Wed, 20 Sep 2017 Deployment of NY Guardsmen, Troopers to Caribbean on Hold The deployment of more than 100 members of the New York Army Guard and state police to the U.S. Virgin Islands to help with hurricane recovery efforts is on hold because of another storm approaching... (more)
defense.gov -- Thu, 14 Sep 2017 Air Guardsmen Evacuate Personnel in Wake of Hurricane Irma Guardsman transport evacuees from St. Maarten to San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sept. 10, 2017, during relief efforts following the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. Photos by Air Force Staff Sgt. Erin... (more)