NEW YORK --Lt. Col. Joseph Whaley and Command Sgt. Maj. Jason Zeller the commander and senior noncommissioned officer of the New York Army National Guards 1st Battalion 69th Infantry Regiment lead more than 100 Soldiers on the Bull Run to Ground Zero for the Tunnel to Towers event on the 20th anniversary of 911 in New York New York Sep. 26 2021. The 69th Infantry were among the first units to respond to the World Trade Center in support of New York City Police and Firefighters in the aftermath of the terror attacks on September 11 2001.
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USA Today -- Wed, 20 Oct 2021 Fact check: National Guard members would need vaccination to help with New York health care The claim: Nurses fired for refusing vaccine in New York can be replaced by unvaccinated National Guard members The vaccine mandate for New York health care workers has sparked a misinformed... (more)
Accuweather, -- Wed, 20 Oct 2021 New York National Guard trains with Brazil (Video) A pilot with the 106th Rescue Wing says this type of training helps improve techniques during combat missions and for severe weather operations too.
TBR NewsMedia, -- Mon, 18 Oct 2021 Student volunteers clean up Smithtowns Long Beach On Saturday, Sept. 25, approximately 40 Town of Smithtown Youth & Community Alliance student-volunteers joined up with members of the National Guard Counterdrug Task Force, in conjunction... (more)