MENANDS--Major General Raymond Shields commander of the New York Army National Guard; right and New York Army National Guard Command Sgt. Major David Piwowarski salute after placing a wreath at the grave of Chester A. Arrthur president of the United States from 1881 to 1885 during a ceremony in Albany Rural Cemetery in Menands N.Y. on Oct. 5 2017 . The United States Military honors deceased presidents with a wreath from the sitting president at their gravesite on the anniversary of the past presidents birth.
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NY National Guard In the News
Defense.gov -- Fri, 15 Dec 2017 Face of Defense: Brothers End Guard Service in Joint Retirement Ceremony LATHAM, N.Y., Dec. 14, 2017 - Two brothers who deployed to Iraq together in 2005 marked the end of their service in the New York Army National Guard during a joint retirement ceremony at New... (more)
Saratoga Today -- Fri, 15 Dec 2017 Military Promotion SARATOGA SPRINGS - New York Army National Guard Major Todd Balog, an Afghanistan veteran with more than 16 years of active and Guard military service, received his promotion to the rank of... (more)
ABC news 10 -- Thu, 14 Dec 2017 NY National Guard dispatched to help California fight wildfires NY National Guard dispatched to help California fight wildfires.