LATHAM--Major General Ray Shields the Adjutant General of New York (center) cuts the Army Birthday cake with New York Army National Guard PFC Amanda Coleman and Sgt. First Class Frank DeThomasis during an Army Birthday ceremony held at New York National Guard headquarters in Latham N.Y. on June 14 2019. DeThomasis the oldest Soldier present at age 59 and Coleman the youngest at age 19 joined Shields in cutting the Army birthday cake. Shields is wearing the new Army Green uniform due to be introduced starting in 2020.
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WNYT -- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 Ceremony welcomes new commander of National Guard Brigade LATHAM - A ceremony was held Saturday morning to welcome the new commander of the New York Army National Guard's 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade. Lieutenant Colonel Michael Charnley was sworn... (more)
Army Times -- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 Sisters retire after 33 years together in the Army National Guard Its a story that could easily be turned into a sitcom. Two sisters simultaneously join the Army National Guard, deploy together, retire together after over 30 years, and become roommates... (more)
Rockland County Times -- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 NY Army National Guard Soldiers competing in national Best Warrior Soldiers from Greenwood Lake and Yonkers represent northeast in national Army National Guard competition Two New York Army National Guard Soldiers are at Camp Gruber, Oklahoma this week... (more)