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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WTEN, July 21, 2021: -- Fri, 23 Jul 2021 Discovering Saratoga: Military Appreciation Day (video) SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) On Thursday, the New York Racing Association paid tribute to the nations service members and veterans during Military Appreciation Day at Saratoga Race Course.... (more)
ABC50 -- Thu, 22 Jul 2021 North Country national guard airman serves with colonel also known as dad NORTH COUNTRY, N.Y. (WWTI) Air National Guard Senior Airman Dylan Bice and Watertown resident Michael Bice, an Army National Guard Colonel knew each other well before serving together at... (more)
ANG.AF.MIL -- Tue, 20 Jul 2021 Soldier father and Airman son served together on NY National Guard COVID-19 vaccination mission NEW YORK The New York National Guards now-finished vaccination mission at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York was a joint service family affair for Mike Bice and his son Dylan.