SCHENECTADY N.Y-Members of the New York Air National Guard attend a surprise promotion call for Senor Airman Samantha Post from the 107th Medical Group stationed at Stratton Air National Guard Base in support of the NY National Guard response to COVID19 as she was promoted to the rank of Staff Sergeant in the New York Air National Guard.But the promotion wasnt the only total surprise to Amn Post. What made it even more special was that she was promoted by Major General Timothy LaBarge the Assistant Adjutant General and the Commander of the New York Air National Guard.The reason why the general wanted to be here was that Senior Airman now Staff Sergeant Post was on duty at the SUNY Albany COVID19 testing site this year when an emergency happened and Sgt Post saved a mans life.
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Rome Sentinel, -- Sat, 31 Jul 2021 Area soldier places second in Best Warrior Competition CORTLAND New York Army National Guard Cpl. Dakotah Miller, with the 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry Regiment in Utica, placed second in the Army National Guards national Best Warrior Competition... (more)
WROC -- Fri, 30 Jul 2021 Part of Rt. 64 in Mendon named to honor National Guardsman who died in helicopter crash ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation on Friday designating a portion of the state highway to system as the Chief Warrant Officer 4 Christian J. Koch Memorial Highway. Koch... (more)
WWTI, -- Fri, 30 Jul 2021 Full-time SUNY student, National Guard member also a full-time warrior CORTLAND, N.Y. (WWTI) A New York National Guard member has placed second in the Army National Guards national Best Warrior Competition in Camp Navajo, Arizona. Corporal Dakotah Miller is... (more)