LATHAM-- Major General Timothy LaBarge(center) the Commander of the New York Air National Guard joins Army National Guard Master Sgt. Roger Townsend age 59 (left); and Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Caleb Lapinel age 21( right) in cutting the National Guard Birthday Cake at a ceremony marking the 383rd birthday of the National Guard held on Friday Dec. 13 at New York National Guard Headquarters in Latham N.Y. The cake cutters traditionally include an older service member symbolizing the history of the National Guard an a young serice member who represents the future of the Guard.
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Mid Hudson News -- Sun, 05 Apr 2020 Assemblyman Schmitt activated to Army National Guard duty for COVID-19 mission NEW WINDSOR Assemblyman Colin Schmitt (R, New Windsor), a corporal in the Army National Guard, has been activated for the COVID-19 mission. Schmitt will deploy in support of the ongoing fight... (more)
Washington Post -- Sat, 04 Apr 2020 Inside the Javits Center: New Yorks militarized, makeshift hospital NEW YORK Soldiers in camouflage and civilians in polo shirts lined up for a life-or-death battle: Keeping a potentially deadly virus from overrunning this makeshift hospital inside a 2.1-million-square-foot... (more)
WIVT -- Thu, 02 Apr 2020 UVA student activated by National Guard nearly forced to withdraw from school CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - One University of Virginia law student is doing more than just getting used to online classes: shes also helping the Army National Guards relief efforts in New... (more)