LATHAM--Major General Ray Shields the Adjutant General of New York (center) cuts the Army Birthday cake with New York Army National Guard PFC Amanda Coleman and Sgt. First Class Frank DeThomasis during an Army Birthday ceremony held at New York National Guard headquarters in Latham N.Y. on June 14 2019. DeThomasis the oldest Soldier present at age 59 and Coleman the youngest at age 19 joined Shields in cutting the Army birthday cake. Shields is wearing the new Army Green uniform due to be introduced starting in 2020.
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Mid Hudson News -- Tue, 20 Aug 2019 Thruway bridge named in memory of Air Guardsman Lemm ALBANY A bridge over the Thruway (I-287) in the Town of Harriman has been designated as the NYPD Det. TSgt. Joseph G. Lemm Memorial Bridge in memory of the man who was killed while serving... (more)
Oneida Daily Dispatch -- Tue, 20 Aug 2019 Military hardware on display at New York State Fair Geddes, N.Y. A UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, a 105 millimeter howitzer and an armored security vehicle used by New York Army National Guard Soldiers will all be on display at the Great New... (more)
Army.mil -- Mon, 19 Aug 2019 New York National Guard leaders study at historic battlefield SARATOGA NATIONAL HISTORIC PARK, N.Y. - Future New York Army National Guard company commanders and first sergeants discussed leadership and tactical lessons learned from the 1777 Battle of... (more)