GARDEN CITY, N.Y. New York Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class John O'Dougherty from Valley Stream, and Staff Sgt. Colin Stewart from Garden City, both members of Company D, 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry, along with 15 members of the 42nd Infantry Division Rainbow Association present a memorial wreath on behalf of the 42nd Infantry Division at the World War I Rainbow Division Veterans Memorial to honor the service of past 42nd Infantry Division Soldiers pn Nov. 10, 2016. The division was first organized at Camp Milles in Garden city during World War I.
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Washington Post -- Tue, 12 Dec 2017 Clarence Beavers, pioneering black paratrooper and smoke jumper, dies at 96 Clarence Beavers, the last surviving member of Americas first black parachute unit, a World War II test platoon that went on to battle fires caused by Japanese bombs and paved the way for... (more)
Daily Gazette -- Mon, 11 Dec 2017 Ballston Spa woman named to top Air National Guard position Command Chief Master Sgt. Amy Giaquinto, of Ballston Spa, is the first woman and the first Air National Guard member to serve as the top enlisted adviser to the Adjutant General of New York.... (more)
DemRochester Democrat and Chronicle -- Mon, 11 Dec 2017 Army Guard member Joseph Nelk of Pittsford dies in Ukraine A 21-year-old New York Army National Guard member who deployed to Ukraine as part of the 7th Army Training Command's Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine died on Sunday.