CAMP ARIFJAN--Sixteen Soldiers assigned to the 42nd Infantry Division headquarters who deployed with the division to Iraq in 2005 and are currently deployed to Camp Arifjan Kuwait gathered for a group photo on May 16 2020. The Soldiers are displaying a special flag the division commander commissioned in 2004 to commemorate the divisions role in the response to the attack on the World Trade Center in New York City on Sept. 11 2001. In 2005 the division commanded 23000 Soldiers in four Iraqi provinces. Currently the division is providing mission command for Army elements in the Middle East .
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Aerial Fire News -- Mon, 03 Aug 2020 New York Army National Guard Conduct Aerial Firefighting Training New York Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crews conducted water bucket training at Round Lake Monday, July 27. The helicopters, which are based at Albany International Airport,... (more)
Tapinto Yorktown.com -- Mon, 03 Aug 2020 Yorktown Resident, NY National Guard Corporal, Wins 'Best Warrior Competition' CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. Troy Perez, a Yorktown Heights resident and a corporal in the New York Army National Guard, emerged from the 10,000-plus member force to win the Best Warrior Competition,... (more)
Daily Gazette, -- Mon, 03 Aug 2020 Col. Jeffrey Baker retires after 30 years of service: Service in Army National Guard took him all over the world LATHAM -- Join the Army See the world! Recently retired New York Army National Guard Col. Jeffrey Baker saw the world and more during his 30 years of service. And now that a retirement ceremony... (more)