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
Batavia Daily News -- Mon, 22 Sep 2014
Batavia hosts Emergency Preparedness training
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Associated Press -- Mon, 22 Sep 2014
2 Fort Drum buildings named in honor of WW II vets
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Pelham Daily Voice -- Mon, 22 Sep 2014
Cuomo Boosts New York Counterterrorism Security
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y.--Gov. Andrew Cuomo is enhancing New York’s counterterrorism security and law enforcement at mass transit sites in New York City, according to an announcement... (more)