GARDEN CITY--Retired Brig. Gen. Patrick Alesia president of the 42nd Rainbow Division Association presides over a wreath laying at the Rainbow Division Memorial at Garden City N.Y. on Friday Nov. 9. He was joined by Staff Sgt. Colin Stewart the readiness NCO for Alpha Company 1st Battalion 69th Infantry. The annual wreath laying on or near Veterans Day commemorates the history of the 42nd Division which was founded during World War I.
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Rome Sentinel -- Sun, 04 Nov 2018 Utica soldier lauded for accomplishment Major General Ray Shields, adjutant general of New York, announced the recent service accomplishments of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their initial commitment... (more)
National Guard.mil -- Fri, 02 Nov 2018 Exchange program offers overseas experience to N.Y. Soldiers LATHAM, N.Y. New York Army National Guard 2nd Lt. Christian Larrabee normally leads an infantry platoon in Bravo Company of the 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry. His unit training frequently... (more)
Associated Press -- Fri, 02 Nov 2018 New Netflix TV series features interviews with NY soldiers ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Three officers with ties to the New York Army National Guards 42nd Infantry Division will appear in a new Netflix series about recipients of the U.S. militarys highest decoration... (more)