MENANDS--Major Stephen Kitchen a member of the New York National Guards 42nd Infantry Division headquarters and a veteran of the 1st Battalion 69th Infantryand another Soldier place a memorial wreath at the Grand Army of the Republic monument in the Soldiers Lot of Albany Rural Cemetery on March 10 2019. Veterans of the New York National Guards 1st Battalion 69th Infantry who live in the Albany N.Y.- area marked the graves of Irish-American Civil War Soldiers at Albany Rural Cemetery and St. Agnes Catholic Cemetery to acknowledge the link between their service and the 69th Infantry which was historically an Irish-American unit and part of the Irish Brigade during the war. ( U.S. Army National Guard photo by Eric Durr)
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Troy Record -- Sun, 16 Jun 2019 Military officials celebrate Army's 244th birthday LATHAM, N.Y. - Officials with the New York National Guard recently came together to celebrate the Army's 244th birthday.
Midtown Tribune -- Fri, 14 Jun 2019 Street renamed for soldier who died saving lives in Bronx fire (Video) New York. Bronx street was renamed after a hero soldier who died saving four people's lives in a Bronx fire that killed 12 in 2017.
Times Union -- Fri, 14 Jun 2019 Every day a banner day for museum flag specialist: Christopher Morton is curator at state Military Museum For our regular Capital Region Q&A feature, we ask local people about their lives, jobs and the area we call home. Today's subject is Christopher Morton, assistant curator of the New... (more)