Soldiers and Airmen of the National Guard Homeland Response Force for FEMA Region II conduct validation training of their response capability to assist civilian authorities in the event of a chemical biological radiological or nuclear incident at Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Lakehurst N.J. November 15-17 2019. The team comprised of some 600 members of the New York and New Jersey National Guard train to augment first reponsders in the event of a CBRN incident.
Nov 21, 2019
FORT DRUM--Soldiers with the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team field the new AN/TPQ-50 Lightweight Counter Mortar Radar (LCMR) on July 31, 2019, at Fort Drum, New York. The radar section for the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team took a course on the new radar system that was over a week long before testing in the field.
Aug 15, 2019
Troy--From the left Lt. Tiffany Campbell and Thomas Helveston lay a wreath at the grave site of William OBrien at St. Peters Cemetery Troy N.Y. on July 7 2019. Medal of Honor recipient William OBrien was being remembered for his and other Soldiers service at the Battle of Saipan 75 years after the attack.
Jul 12, 2019
FORT DRUM --New York Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Martin Couzins assigned to the 2nd Battalion 108th Infantry fires a M4 Fort Drum N.Y. Nov. 3 2018. Couzins was competing in the rifle qualification section of the 27th Infantry Brigade Best Warrior Competition.
Nov 05, 2018
COLONIE-- Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General of New York, (left) presents the state Conspicuous Service Medal to a members of the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team during a dinner held as part of an event commemorating the 10th anniversary of the brigade's service in Afghanistan on October 20, 2018 at the Desmond Hotel in Colonie, N.Y. by the 27th Division Association. The association also noted the centennial of the units creation and service in World War I.
Oct 31, 2018
NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION -- New York Army National Guard Maj. Adam Bajorski the operations officer for the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team hugs his children after returning from a 10 month deployment to Ukraine Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station N.Y. Aug. 23 2018. Bajorski came home with more than 70 other Soldiers who are the last of 220 that were part of the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine which deployed in October of 2017 to help oversee the training of 2000 Ukrainian soldiers alongside other NATO countries.
Aug 27, 2018
WAREGEM, BELGIUM--Col Christopher Cronin the commanderof the New York Army National Guards 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team and other brigade Soldiers pose for a photograph at Flanders Field American Cemetery Waregem Belgium on August 5 2018 following a World War I commemoration ceremony. The brigade Soldiers were honoring the memory of the 18,000 New York National Guardsmen of the 27th Division who fought in the region in 1918. Part of the centennial of the end of WWI the 27th and 30th Infantry Brigades were invited to Belgium and France to conduct ceremonies and tour famous locations to commemorate the event.
Aug 07, 2018
FORT DRUM-- New York Army National Guard Soldiers negotiate a mud obstacle during tactical training at Fort Drum in June. Members of the 27th Brigade Combat Team are preparing to deploy to Afghanistan in 2012.
Jul 08, 2011