As part of the NY State Military Forces, the NY Naval Militia is trained, organized and equipped for Maritime Domain Operations in the waters of New York State.
Elements of the Mission:
Five Years Out - a Naval Militia that has/is:
We are three time volunteers first and foremost, we volunteer to serve our country, we volunteer to serve our specific service and we volunteer to serve the State of New York.
We are competent in our rate, military occupation specialty and /or our civilian occupation.
We have the minuteman mind set, physically fit to respond, sea bag packed for contingencies and personal affairs sorted out for immediate deployment.
We are ethically minded and keep our moral compass calibrated.
In sum we are volunteers, competent and ethically committed Minutemen/Minutewomen proudly serving in the Military Forces of the State of New York.
Composed by:CPT Douglas Hedwig, NYG