SCHYULERVILLE-- A New York Army National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter lifts a Bambi Bucket filled with 660 gallons of water out of the Hudson River during fire bucket training on June 28. Two Blackhawks based at Army Aviation Support Facility #3 took part in the annual training exercise that prepares aircrews to battle wildfires and forest fires in support of other state agencies during the summer months.
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NY National Guard In the News
Stars and Stripes -- Mon, 19 Feb 2024 Onondaga Colored Battalion was denied opportunity to join NY National Guard after Civil War (Tribune News Service) During the Civil War, abolitionist Frederick Douglass spoke about the effect that the enlistment of Black soldiers into the Union Army had on his people. Once let... (more)
Olean Times Herald -- Mon, 19 Feb 2024 New York Army National Guard announces promotions LATHAM Three area members of the New York Army National Guard received promotions recently. Sean Gilbert of Salamanca, assigned to the B Troop, 2nd Squadron, 101st Cavalry Regiment, received... (more)
Queens Post -- Fri, 16 Feb 2024 National Guard soldiers working at shelter in LIC thwart Flushing man from torching shop: FDNY A Flushing man is criminally charged with attempted arson and other crimes for trying to torch an auto repair shop in Long Island City late last month. Ping Huang, 37, of Blossom Avenue, was... (more)