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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NY National Guard In the News
Business Insider -- Wed, 20 Feb 2019 The 6 most powerful US states, ranked by National Guard forces that are bigger than some countries' As of December 2018, nearly 430,000 Americans served in the US Army and Air National Guard, according to Department of Defense data.
Citizen Soldier -- Tue, 12 Feb 2019 The Army National Guard's First Muster Born in Need: The Army National Guard's First Muster The oldest component of the United States Armed Forces, the Army National Guard, has always been the cornerstone of our Nation's defense.... (more)
Rome Sentinel -- Tue, 12 Feb 2019 224th Air Defense Group promotes four Four members of the New York Air National Guard's 224th Air Defense Group (ADG) have been promoted in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.