GLENS FALLS N.Y. - New York Army National Guard Soldiers Spcs. James Zito left of South Glens Falls Nicolas Cassey from Gansevoort and Russell Smith of Queensbury assist event organizer and retired Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Art Coon center as they lead the participants of the 10th annual Christmas Eve Roadmarch here Dec. 24. Participants from the New York Army and Air National Guard veterans organizations family members and community supporters turned out for the 3.6 mile march through town to support deployed servicemembers around the world. More than 1000 participants turned out for the 2013 event saluting the original unit members of the 2nd Battalion 108th Infantry who were deployed to Iraq in 2004 for the original roadmarch. U.S. National Guard photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg New York Army National Guard.
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NationalGuard.mil -- Thu, 04 Mar 2021 109th Airlift Wing wraps up Antarctic research support STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, New York The New York Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing wrapped up its 33rd season of supporting U.S. science research in the Antarctic. From November... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 03 Mar 2021 New York Guardsman led fight for Tomb of the Unknown Soldier LATHAM, N.Y. The United States has a Tomb of the Unknown Soldier today because a New York National Guard major and freshman congressman thought it was necessary 100 years ago. Hamilton Fish... (more)
New York Times -- Sun, 28 Feb 2021 African-American Sacrifice in the Killing Fields of France:They fought and died as heroes for their country in World War I, only for segregation to persist SCHAULT, France The modest granite monument at the entrance to Schault, a village in eastern France, commemorates the sacrifice of the United States 369th Infantry Regiment, African-Americans... (more)