WAREGEM, BELGIUM--Col Christopher Cronin the commanderof the New York Army National Guards 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and other brigade Soldiers pose for a photograph at Flanders Field American Cemetery Waregem Belgium on August 5 2018 following a World War I commemoration ceremony. The brigade Soldiers were honoring the memory of the 18,000 New York National Guardsmen of the 27th Division who fought in the region in 1918. Part of the centennial of the end of WWI the 27th and 30th Infantry Brigades were invited to Belgium and France to conduct ceremonies and tour famous locations to commemorate the event.
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WBFO -- Fri, 13 Sep 2019 107th Airmen to reunite in Niagara Falls, 50 years after returning from Vietnam (Audio) This weekend, the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station will welcome back many to the installation who, 50 years prior, were welcomed back after serving in Vietnam.
WSYR -- Thu, 12 Sep 2019 Remotely piloted drones no longer accompanied by piloted planes flying into Hancock Field thanks to new radar system HANCOCK FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) Remotely Piloted MQ-9 Aircraft flying into and out of Syracuse International Airport are no longer accompanied by piloted airplanes,... (more)
DEFENSE.GOV -- Thu, 12 Sep 2019 Guardsmen Who Protect NYC Skies Reflect on 9/11 On Sept. 11, 2001, Americans watched in shock, sadness and fear as terrorists flew two commercial jets into New York City's World Trade Center and the Pentagon. The attacks reinforced a sense... (more)