January 18, 2022 | 1:55 pm COVID-19 Vaccines
Vaccine appointments are available at New York State mass vaccination sites for children ages 5- 11. Vaccines are also widely available through your child's pediatrician, family physician, local county health department, FQHC, or pharmacy.
Your Browser does not support "cascading style sheets" (CSS).
To view this page correctly you must enable support for this feature through your browser preferences.
Download full resolution image Serving Together in the National Guard Family

Serving Together in the National Guard Family

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Staff Sergeant Gil Brassard and his son Specialist Ben Brassard, both truck drivers assigned to the New York Army National Guard's Company A 427th Brigade Support Battalion, watch as MRAPs and up armored humvees pull out of the Camp Phoenix motor pool, on October 31.

Gil Brassard volunteered to deploy with the unit, last year after learning his son was deploying. The elder Brassard, 55, is a Marine Vietnam veteran who has also served in Iraq with New York's 719th Transportation Company in 2003.
This is 23-year old Ben's first deployment.

DMNA Press Releases

LoadingLoading Press Releases...

NY National Guard In the News

Spectrum News -- Fri, 14 Jan 2022 With more than 15K deployed, National Guard now federally funded to aid hospitals With more than 15,000 National Guardsmen and women deployed across the country to aid states with the surging omicron variant, the troops are now also approved to assist in hospitals through... (more)

Rome Sentinel -- Tue, 11 Jan 2022 Remsen airman reenlists at 224th ADG LATHAM The New York Air National Guards 224th Air Defense Group (ADG) has announcement the reenlistment of Master Sgt. Rachael Alcorta of Remsen. Alcorta is the noncommissioned officer-in-charge... (more)

Business Insider -- Thu, 30 Dec 2021 Why the National Guard is driving school buses and working in nursing homes during the labor crisis From Minnesota to New York, governors have activated the National Guard to ease labor shortages. In Massachusetts, over 200 troops were deployed to drive school buses. Here's how and why... (more)

© NYS DMNA: Home
URL: https://dmna.ny.gov/?id=1225986261
Dated: Fri, Apr 23, 2010 @ 15:07