Photo by Master Sgt. Peter Towse, 42nd Infantry Division
HANCOCK FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, SYRACUSE--New York Army National Guard Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2-108th Infantry Battalion board a plane here September 30, 2011. More than 2000 New York Army National Guard troops are headed for the National Training Center at Ft. Irwin, California for premobilization training as they prepare for a deployment to Afghanistan. The training area at NTC is located in the Mojave Desert, just south of Death Valley where temperatures reach over 100 degrees
NY National Guard In the News
Associated Press -- Mon, 18 Aug 2014
National Guard soldiers arrive home in New York
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) --More than 250 soldiers in a New York Army National Guard aviation unit are back home from the Persian Gulf.
National Guard officials say the soldiers in the 42nd Combat... (more)
Associated Press -- Fri, 15 Aug 2014
NY Army National Guard gets new senior soldier .
ALBANY, N.Y. -- The New York Army National Guard is getting a new senior soldier who serves as the top enlisted person in the organization.
Nationalguard.mil -- Thu, 14 Aug 2014
New York Army National Guard Soldiers become MPs during four-week course
Instructors at the New York Army National Guard’s 106th Regional Training Institute here are cramming 20 weeks of classroom, field training and on-the-job instruction in police methods... (more)