LATHAM , NY - Maj. Gen. Patrick Murphy, The Adjutant General of New York State (left), shakes hands with Col. (ret) Eric Olsen, the former chaplain of the New York Army National Guard, after awarding Olsen the legion of merit during ceremonies here on Dec. 13. An Iraq veteran and Saranac Lake resident, Olsen retired after 30 years of service. The ceremonies included other awards, enlistments and a celebration of the National Guard's 377th Birthday. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Raymond Drumsta, New York Army National Guard)
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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)