LATHAM--Master Sgt. Roger Townsend, assigned to New York National Guard Joint Force Headquarters; Brig. Gen. Michel Natali, the assistant adjutant general, Army; and Spc. Charles Fetzer, a military policeman assigned to the 104th Military Police Battalion, cut the U.S. Army birthday cake during a 245th Army birthday celebration at the Division of Military and Naval Affairs on June 12th, 2020. The Army birthday is recognized each year with a cake cutting featuring the youngest Soldier, representing the future; the oldest Soldier representing wisdom and traditions; along with the commanding officer, though this year COVID-19 precautions were in place limiting the size of the event.
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Saratogian -- Wed, 23 Sep 2020 Snapshot New York Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Isabel Polanco receives here new rank from her mother Delia Velazquez, during ceremonies marking Polanco's promotion outside New York National Guard... (more)
Nationalguard.mil -- Tue, 22 Sep 2020 NY Guardsman prepares for Brazilian jungle warfare course SCOTIA, New York A member of the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing is heading for the Brazilian Army's jungle training center along the Amazon River this week.
WCBS -- Mon, 21 Sep 2020 Cuomo considers sending National Guard to polling sites on Election Day NEW YORK (WCBS 880) Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday said he may send National Guard troops to polling locations throughout New York State on Election Day to ensure voters are allowed to cast... (more)