NEW YORK-- New York Army National Guard Spc. Joniel Claro, a member of the 1569th Medium Truck Company , and Spc. Elmar Eldarzade, a member of the 719th Composite Truck Company move the first doses of the Johnson and Johnson COVID19 vaccine to be delivered to the New York State vaccination site at Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City on March 3, 2021. The New York National Guard is providing logistics and administrative support to the mass vaccination site the New York State Department of Health is overseeing at the Manhattan facility.
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NationalGuard.mil -- Thu, 04 Mar 2021 109th Airlift Wing wraps up Antarctic research support STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, New York The New York Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing wrapped up its 33rd season of supporting U.S. science research in the Antarctic. From November... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 03 Mar 2021 New York Guardsman led fight for Tomb of the Unknown Soldier LATHAM, N.Y. The United States has a Tomb of the Unknown Soldier today because a New York National Guard major and freshman congressman thought it was necessary 100 years ago. Hamilton Fish... (more)
New York Times -- Sun, 28 Feb 2021 African-American Sacrifice in the Killing Fields of France:They fought and died as heroes for their country in World War I, only for segregation to persist SCHAULT, France The modest granite monument at the entrance to Schault, a village in eastern France, commemorates the sacrifice of the United States 369th Infantry Regiment, African-Americans... (more)