POTCHEFSTROOM, SOUTH AFRICA--New York Army National Guard Soldiers and Airmen pose for a group photo on the range in Potchefstroom South Africa during the South African Military Skills Competition on October 24 2019. The New York Army and Air National Guard sent five Soldiers and five Airmen to participate in the competition which also included teams from the United Kingdom Germany the Congo and Nigeria as well as South African teams. The New York National Guard has been linked to the South African National Defence Force through a State Partnership Program since 2003.
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National Guard.mil -- Fri, 06 Dec 2019 NY Honor Guard makes old Soldiers final request come true CALVERTON, N.Y. A former Army paratrooper's final requestto be buried with military honors alongside other veterans was carried out by a New York Army National Guard honor guard on Monday,... (more)
Hudson Register-Star -- Fri, 06 Dec 2019 Kinderhook honors its most famous citizen KINDERHOOK President Martin Van Buren is arguably one of Columbia Countys most famous citizens, and on Thursday the community turned out to honor his memory on the 237th anniversary of his... (more)
NationalGuard.mil -- Wed, 04 Dec 2019 NY National Guard Captain helps replace lost Medal of Honor BEREA, OHIO It took three years of writing letters, filing forms and cutting through red tape, but thanks to New York Air National Guard Capt. Jason Cole, the actions of a World War I Soldier... (more)