Soldiers of the 369th Infantry Regiment band stand at rest as they wait to march up Fifth Avenue in New York City on Feb. 17, 1919, during a parade held to welcome the New York National Guard unit home. More than 2,000 Soldiers took part in the parade up Fifth Avenue. The Soldiers marched seven miles from downtown Manhattan to Harlem. The band was led by noted musician Lt. James Reese " Jimmie" Europe, seen at center wearing glasses.
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Nationalguard.mil -- Wed, 26 Feb 2020 NY Air Guard's 109th Airlift Wing participates in Alaska exercises STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.Y. Sixty-five New York Air National Guard Airmen and two LC-130 "Skibirds" from the 109th Airlift Wing are participating in the multinational... (more)
WTEN -- Mon, 24 Feb 2020 Vintage ships bell set for rededicated at Military and Naval Affairs Headquarters LATHAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) A bell that signaled time on a destroyer that served as the training grounds for the New York Naval Militia in the 1920s was rededicated on Tuesday. Over 100 years... (more)
Daily Messenger -- Sun, 23 Feb 2020 National Guard promotes local soldiers The New York Army National Guard recently promoted William Pulsifer, of Farmington, and Madison Keifer, of Shortsville. Keifer, who serves with the 222nd Military Police Company, was promoted... (more)