Soldiers of the 369th Infantry Regiment band stand at rest as they wait to march up Fifth Avenue in New York City on Feb. 17, 1919, during a parade held to welcome the New York National Guard unit home. More than 2,000 Soldiers took part in the parade up Fifth Avenue. The Soldiers marched seven miles from downtown Manhattan to Harlem. The band was led by noted musician Lt. James Reese " Jimmie" Europe, seen at center wearing glasses.
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Syracuse.com -- Thu, 14 Nov 2019 Rep. Anthony Brindisi gains post on House Armed Services Committee Rep. Anthony Brindisi gains post on House Armed Services Committee
Nationalguard.mil -- Wed, 13 Nov 2019 NY National Guard, South Africa hold annual defense meeting PRETORIA, South Africa American and South African military officials, including a New York National Guard team headed by Brig. Gen. Michel Natali, explored joint training and exchange opportunities... (more)
WTEN -- Mon, 11 Nov 2019 This is Boss Lift (Video) SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) is a Department of Defense program that gives employers of guard and reserve members opportunities to get a... (more)