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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Oswego Daily News -- Mon, 25 Mar 2019 NY National Guards 27th Division owned New York Citys Streets on March 25, 1919 SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY On March 25, 1919, 20,000 men of the New York National Guards 27th Division owned the streets of Manhattan.
Defence Blog.com -- Fri, 22 Mar 2019 New York Air National Guard receives first HC-130J Combat King II The New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing (RQW) has received the first of its recently ordered HC-130J Combat King II aircraft.
Nationalguard.mil -- Fri, 22 Mar 2019 NEW YORK - For New York Army National Guard Capt. Richard Reilly, family traditions and regimental history go hand in hand at the 69th Infantry Regiment. NEW YORK - For New York Army National Guard Capt. Richard Reilly, family traditions and regimental history go hand in hand at the 69th Infantry Regiment.