CAMP ARIFJAN, KUWAIT-- Soldiers of the 101st Expeditionary Signal Brigade pose with New York National Guard leaders during a visit to the unit in Kuwait on July 25, 2018. In front are, from left, Chief Master Sgt. Amy R. Giaquinto command chief master sergeant of the New York National Guard Brig; Gen. Michel Natali commander of the 53rd Troop Command; Maj. Gen. Anthony German adjutant general of New York; and Command Sgt. Maj. Cory Cush senior enlisted advisor of the 53rd Troop Command.The battalion is deployed to the Middle East in support of Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve a multi-national coalition whose mission is to defeat enemy forces in designated areas of Iraq and Syria and set conditions for follow-on operations in order to increase regional stability.
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Pointer View -- Thu, 11 Oct 2018 Educating community on unexpected disasters West Point staff, faculty and surrounding communities attended the Citizen Preparedness Corps Disaster Preparedness Seminar Sept. 27 at Eisenhower Hall. The event was an educational forum... (more)
Times Union -- Thu, 11 Oct 2018 1918: NY soldiers in Rainbow Division join in Argonne offensive The New York Army National Guards 42nd Rainbow Division played a pivotal role in the final battles of World War I a century ago. But the soldiers fighting in the Meuse-Argonne paid a terrible... (more)
Associated Press -- Wed, 10 Oct 2018 New York sends National Guard to help with Hurricane Michael ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York state is dispatching National Guard personnel and aircraft to Florida and Mississippi to assist with the response to Hurricane Michael.