KINDERHOOK--New York Army National Guard Brig. Gen. Raymond Shields and Command Sgt. Major David Piwowarski prepare to present a wreath from President Barack Obama honoring President Martin Van Buren during a ceremony at the Dutch Reformed Cemetery in Kinderhook N.Y. on Dec. 5 2015 the 233rd anniversary of the eighth presidents birth here in 1782. The military lays wreaths from the current president at the graves of former presidents on the anniversay of their birth. Kinderhook Mayor Carol Weaver looks on.
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WRGB, -- Thu, 21 May 2020 Albany Army pilot takes final flight, retires after 34 years of service LATHAM NY (WRGB) - A NY Army National Guard took his final flight before retiring after 34 years of service. New York Army National Guard Col. Mark Slusar, an Altamont resident and Army pilot,... (more)
Nationalguard.mil -- Thu, 21 May 2020 Guard News NY and Connecticut UH-60 crews conduct fire-bucket training CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crews from the New York and Connecticut Army National Guard spent May 19 honing the skills needed to turn a helicopter into a firefighting... (more)
Time -- Thu, 21 May 2020 We Do This for the Living. Inside New Yorks Citywide Effort to Bury its Dead Much of New York City has been idle since the coronavirus lockdown was declared two months ago, but not the South Brooklyn Marine Terminal, an 88-acre shipping and distribution hub built in... (more)