CAMP SMITH-- Brigadier General Jack James accepts the flag of the 53rd Troop Command from Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General of New York, during change of command ceremonies on Saturday, Sept. 7 at Camp Smith Training Site. James took over command of the 53rd from Brig. Gen. Michele Natali. Natali also serves as the Assistant Adjutant General, Army and will continue in that position.
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Saratogian -- Wed, 23 Sep 2020 Snapshot New York Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Isabel Polanco receives here new rank from her mother Delia Velazquez, during ceremonies marking Polanco's promotion outside New York National Guard... (more)
Nationalguard.mil -- Tue, 22 Sep 2020 NY Guardsman prepares for Brazilian jungle warfare course SCOTIA, New York A member of the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing is heading for the Brazilian Army's jungle training center along the Amazon River this week.
WCBS -- Mon, 21 Sep 2020 Cuomo considers sending National Guard to polling sites on Election Day NEW YORK (WCBS 880) Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday said he may send National Guard troops to polling locations throughout New York State on Election Day to ensure voters are allowed to cast... (more)