LATHAM-- Major General Joseph Taluto, the Adjutant General, speaks about the 31 members of the New York Army National Guard, and one Naval Militia member (a Marine Corps Reservist) who have given their lives in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001.
The Joint Forces Headquarters, and New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs, holds a pre-Memorial Day ceremony annually to remember fallen New Yorkers.
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CNN -- Sun, 26 Mar 2023 How US troops in Germany are training Ukrainians to save one another on the battlefield CNN-For US troops, the training is nothing new: Applying tourniquets, clearing someones airway, recognizing signs of traumatic brain injuries. But to the Ukrainian troops receiving it, the... (more)
Times Union -- Sun, 26 Mar 2023 Duty Calls: Arctic mission Sixty New York National Guard Airmen assigned to Scotia's 109th Airlift Wing just returned from the Canadian Arctic supporting a Canadian Forces exercise that ran from Feb. 22 through March... (more)
News10 -- Wed, 22 Mar 2023 Local Tuskegee Airman honored during deceased veterans ceremony BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (NEWS10) Saratoga County officials honored a fallen Tuskegee airman on Tuesday during a deceased veterans ceremony. Clarence Dart is from Saratoga Springs and was drafted... (more)