CAMP SMITH-- New York Guard Brig. Gen. Peter Riley, a 30-year veteran of the New York Army National Guard, accepts the colors of the New York Guard from Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General of New York, while taking command of the state's volunteer defense force on Sept. 18, 2021 at Camp Smith Training Site. Riley is a veteran of the Iraq War and also commanded Joint Task Force Empire Shield for eight years.
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National Guard. mil -- Fri, 17 Sep 2021 NYNG Soldier, Airman to attend Brazilian jungle training SYRACUSE, New York Two New York National Guard members will represent the United States and the New York National Guard during the Brazilian Jungle Warfare Centers annual international course... (more)
National Guard. mil -- Fri, 17 Sep 2021 NYNG artillery battery recognized by Field Artillery School NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. The New York Army National Guard's Alpha Battery of the 1st Battalion, 258th Field Artillery, has been recognized as the most outstanding Guard artillery battery in the... (more)
Auburn Citizen -- Wed, 15 Sep 2021 Veteran of war in Afghanistan takes over Auburn's National Guard battalion New York Army National Guard Lt. Col. Frank Quintana, a veteran of the War in Afghanistan, took command of Auburn's 102nd Military Police Battalion during a ceremony at Fort Drum on Saturday,... (more)