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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Aerial Fire News -- Mon, 03 Aug 2020 New York Army National Guard Conduct Aerial Firefighting Training New York Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crews conducted water bucket training at Round Lake Monday, July 27. The helicopters, which are based at Albany International Airport,... (more)
Tapinto Yorktown.com -- Mon, 03 Aug 2020 Yorktown Resident, NY National Guard Corporal, Wins 'Best Warrior Competition' CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. Troy Perez, a Yorktown Heights resident and a corporal in the New York Army National Guard, emerged from the 10,000-plus member force to win the Best Warrior Competition,... (more)
Daily Gazette, -- Mon, 03 Aug 2020 Col. Jeffrey Baker retires after 30 years of service: Service in Army National Guard took him all over the world LATHAM -- Join the Army See the world! Recently retired New York Army National Guard Col. Jeffrey Baker saw the world and more during his 30 years of service. And now that a retirement ceremony... (more)