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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Troy Record/Saratogian -- Wed, 29 Nov 2023 Trees For Troops: 131 Christmas trees sent to servicemembers for holiday season BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. For the 19th year, volunteers, veterans and service members gathered with FedEx and tree growers at Ellms Family Farms Tuesday to send 131 Christmas trees to troops. ... (more)
WRGB -- Tue, 28 Nov 2023 Capital Region veterans, National Guard help donate 150 Christmas trees to military bases nationwide (Video) BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. Volunteers from the New York National Guard and Capital Region veterans helped donate 150 Christmas trees on Tuesday to military bases across the country. The trees were... (more)
NY Post -- Wed, 22 Nov 2023 Grandparents, parents and kids reveal how shared life in the military has shaped their families Military life often involves the entire family be it living together on a base or sacrificing time with a loved one serving overseas. But for these three area families, defending America... (more)