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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Times Union -- Sun, 14 Apr 2019 Duty Calls: Schenectady sergeant earns National Guard's Top Honor Guard Soldier title New York Army National Guard Sgt. Joshua Sanzo of Schenectady has been recognized as one of the top military Honor Guard members in the country by the Army National Guard.
Armymil -- Wed, 03 Apr 2019 Infantry Soldiers earn top honors in New York National Guard 2019 Best Warrior Competition CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, N.Y. - Two infantrymen with the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team earned the top enlisted and non-commissioned officer titles during the New York Army National... (more)
27 East.com -- Wed, 03 Apr 2019 Air National Guard Base In Westhampton Puts $20 Million Infrastructure Project Out To Bid A $20 million project to construct a new security forces and communication training facility at the Air National Guard Base at Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton is out to bid.