LATHAM--Master Sgt. Roger Townsend, assigned to New York National Guard Joint Force Headquarters; Brig. Gen. Michel Natali, the assistant adjutant general, Army; and Spc. Charles Fetzer, a military policeman assigned to the 104th Military Police Battalion, cut the U.S. Army birthday cake during a 245th Army birthday celebration at the Division of Military and Naval Affairs on June 12th, 2020. The Army birthday is recognized each year with a cake cutting featuring the youngest Soldier, representing the future; the oldest Soldier representing wisdom and traditions; along with the commanding officer, though this year COVID-19 precautions were in place limiting the size of the event.
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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)