WASHINGTON- New York Army National Guard Command Sgt. Major Louis Wilson speaks about Medal of Honor Winner Sgt. Henry Johnson during an event on Wednesday, June 3, marking Johnson's induction into the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes. Johnson, a member of the New York National Guard's 369th Infantry Regiment, was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama on June 2. Because Johnson has no living relatives Wilson represented him at both ceremonies.
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Eagle News -- Tue, 29 Sep 2020 Cazenovia resident commands New York Air National Guards 174th Attack Wing Last May, Colonel William J. McCrink, III, a 24-year Air Force veteran and Cazenovia resident, took command of the New York Air National Guards 174th Attack Wing in Syracuse. Stationed at... (more)
Times Union -- Sun, 27 Sep 2020 Duty Calls: State National Guard top medical advisor promoted to colonel Dr. William LeCates of Cooperstown resident and president of Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown, has been promoted to colonel during a ceremony at the New York Army National Guard Headquarters... (more)
Saratogian -- Wed, 23 Sep 2020 Snapshot New York Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Isabel Polanco receives here new rank from her mother Delia Velazquez, during ceremonies marking Polanco's promotion outside New York National Guard... (more)