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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NationalGuard.mil -- Mon, 19 Oct 2020 NY Army Guard has 1st 'street to seat' Black Hawk pilot LATHAM, N.Y. Lars Olson, a 23-year-old who is going directly from street to seat to become a New York Army National Guard UH-60 helicopter pilot, was recognized during an Oct. 16 ceremony... (more)
Nationalguard.mil -- Mon, 19 Oct 2020 NY National Guard continues statewide COVID-19 response LATHAM, N.Y. More than 1,300 members of the New York National Guard remain on duty for the state'sCOVID-19 response, 225 days after initial operations began in New Rochelle in early March. Since... (more)
Times Union -- Mon, 19 Oct 2020 Duty Calls: Top enlisted Air Guard leader retires : New York Air National Guard Command Chief Master Sgt. Maureen Dooley honored New York Air National Guard Command Chief Master Sgt. Maureen Dooley has been honored during her retirement testimony at New York National Guard Headquarters in Latham. Dooley was recognized... (more)