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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NNY 360.com -- Tue, 01 Dec 2020 New York Army National Guard promotions LATHAM - Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the state of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability... (more)
Spectrum News -- Mon, 30 Nov 2020 Trees For Troops Delivers Taste of Home to Service Members During the Holiday Its been just about a year since Gabriella Bucci and Anthony Salmeri enlisted in the New York Air National Guard. I just want to continue the family legacy of being in the Air Force, said... (more)
Army. mil -- Wed, 25 Nov 2020 NY National Guard adds troops to airport health screening mission LATHAM, N.Y. New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen have collected COVID-19 health information from over 456,000 airline passengers since starting a mission to aid the New York State... (more)