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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Riverhead News -- Sun, 21 Nov 2021 Town Board honors retired pararescue jumper for serving as grand marshal of NYC Veterans Day parade Retired Senior Master Sgt. Kevin Carrick of Riverhead received a proclamation from the Riverhead Town Board Tuesday to honor his serving as grand marshal of the 102nd New York City Veterans... (more)
MLB.com, -- Thu, 18 Nov 2021 Yanks give milestone 100,000th COVID shot Yankee Stadium first opened its gates to those seeking COVID-19 vaccinations in February, and on Wednesday, the facility saw its 100,000th shot administered. The recipient of the shot, a... (more)
News 10 -- Mon, 15 Nov 2021 Airmen from the 109th Airlift Wing begin their journey to Antarctica SCOTIA, N.Y. (NEWS10) Airmen from the Air National Guard 109th Airlift Wing are on their way to Antarctica to assist scientists as part of Operation Deep Freeze, which crews from the 109th... (more)