SLEEPY HOLLOW-- New York Guard Brig. Gen. David Warager speaks on screen during a virtual/ real world ceremony held on May 2, 2021 online and at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery to honor the members of the New York Guard, the state's defense force, who died while protecting the New York City water system during World War I. The names of the 32 members of the citizen militia who died during the 1918/19 influenza pandemic are commemorated on the boulder you can see in the background here. A wreath was presented and a firing party provided a salute at the cemetery while remarks occured via Zoom.
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WRGB -- Mon, 14 Jun 2021 New York Army National Guard celebrates the U.S. Army's 246th birthday NEW YORK STATE (WRGB) The New York Army National Guard will celebrate the 246th birthday of the United States Army on Monday afternoon at the New York State Division of Military and Naval... (more)
NNY 360.com -- Sun, 13 Jun 2021 Oswego resident completes long career as Army National Guard officer LATHAM Col. Ben Richardson, an Oswego resident and veteran of Afghanistan, retired from the New York Army National Guard May 16, after 32 years of service during a Joint Force Headquarters... (more)
Rome Sentinel -- Sun, 13 Jun 2021 EADS comes together for group photo More than 150 New York Air National Guardsmen, Canadian Forces members and government civilians from the Eastern Air Defense Sector posed for a group shot in front of two F-16s from the 180th... (more)