NEW YORK--Joint Task Force Empire Shield Soldier of the Year Spec Michael Boncales(center left), and Joint Task Force Empire Shield Noncommisioned Officer of the Year, Sgt. Neftali Perez (center right), pose with their awards during the Task Force’s Dining Out on Friday, Jan. 7. They are flanked by Task Force Command Sergeant Major Basilo Colon (far left), New York State Command Sergeant Major Robert Van Pelt, (left), Maj. Gen. Patrick Murphy, Adjutant General of New York (right) and Task Force Commander, Lt. Col. Greg Driesbach,(far right).
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NY National Guard In the News
Army.mil -- Tue, 01 Oct 2019 NY Army National Guard cooks shooting for top Army Guard prize NEW YORK - Ten New York Army National Guard cooks assigned to F Company, 427th Brigade Support Battalion will be competing to be the best food service team in the Army National Guard in March.
Times Union -- Mon, 30 Sep 2019 Three soldiers receive two medals upon retirement Two New York Army National Guard officers and a noncommissioned officer have each received two medals during their retirement testimonies for their exemplary service.
Daily Freeman -- Sun, 29 Sep 2019 MILITARY NEWS IN THE MID-HUDSON VALLEY: Warren Smith, a Rhinebeck resident, and retired Navy Reserve officer, was promoted to rear admiral in the New York Naval Militia in ceremonies on Sept. 9 in Latham, N.Y. A rear admiral is... (more)