ROCKY POINT, N.C.--Army Staff Sgt. Charles Gabriel, a member of the New York Army National Guard's Company C, 1st Battalion 171st General Support Aviation Battalion, works with members of the FEMA Seach and Rescue Task Force 6 and the Greensboro, North Carolina Fire Department to rescue a 78-year old man from the roof of his house in Rocky Point, North Carolina on Sept. 18, 2018. The man was hoisted up to a hovering UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter in a Stokes basket. The New York Army National Guard deployed ten Soldiers and two UH-60 helicopters from Company C 1-171st GSAB to assist in the Hurricane Florence response.
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Daily Gazette -- Sun, 02 Aug 2020 109th Airlift Wing in Glenville preps for critical Greenland resupply missions In what would normally take place during a five-month span, the National Guards 109th Airlift Wing will commence resupply missions to Greenland on Tuesday, fitting 25 flights into just three... (more)
News10.com -- Sat, 01 Aug 2020 National Guard soldiers at Queensbury Armory deploying to Middle East QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (NEWS10) Fifty-five New York Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to the 466th Area Support Medical Company will mobilize for service on Sunday. The company is holding... (more)
News 12 Westchester -- Fri, 31 Jul 2020 Westchester soldier wins the NY Army National Guards Best Warrior Competition An award-winning soldier from Westchester was announced as the winner of the New York Army National Guard's Best Warrior Competition. Cpl. Troy Perez, of Yorktown Heights, competed with... (more)