NEW YORK--Chief of International Affairs at the Brazil Ministry of Defense Rear Admiral Guilherme Da Silva Costa(center right) and New York National Guard Adjutant Gen. Maj. Gen. Raymond Shields (right) sign a state partnership agreement on the U.S.S. Intrepid Manhattan N.Y. March 14 2019. Admiral Craig Faller the commander of the United States Southern Command ( center left) and General Joseph Lengyel Chief of the National Guard Bureau (far left) also took part in the signing event. The State Partnership between the New York National Guard and Brazil is a Department of Defense joint security cooperation program executed by the State Adjutants General in support of Combatant Commanders and U.S. Chiefs of Mission to help achieve security cooperation objectives and Department of Defense policy goals.
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Defence Blog.com -- Fri, 22 Mar 2019 New York Air National Guard receives first HC-130J Combat King II The New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing (RQW) has received the first of its recently ordered HC-130J Combat King II aircraft.
Nationalguard.mil -- Fri, 22 Mar 2019 NEW YORK - For New York Army National Guard Capt. Richard Reilly, family traditions and regimental history go hand in hand at the 69th Infantry Regiment. NEW YORK - For New York Army National Guard Capt. Richard Reilly, family traditions and regimental history go hand in hand at the 69th Infantry Regiment.
Nationalguard.mil -- Wed, 20 Mar 2019 Brazilian-American Guard NCO translated Partnership ceremony NEW YORKWhen the New York National Guard signed a State Partnership Program agreement with Brazil on March 14, Staff Sgt. Norma Saderi was front and center, alongside two four-star officers... (more)