MANHATTAN--Maj. Gen Michel Natali, the assistant adjutant general Army. presents a plaque to Brigadier Gen. Richard Maponyane, the South Africa Defense attache based in Washington D.C. in Manhattan on December 9 2021 during a meeting to discuss the New York National Guard's partnership with the South African military. The New York Army National Guard and South Africa have participated together in the State Partnership Program since 2003.
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Louisiana Illuminator -- Wed, 25 May 2022 Who is Sgt. William Henry Johnson, the recommended new namesake for Fort Polk? The panel tasked with finding new names for U.S. military bases that continue to honor the Confederacy has come up with its recommendation for nine Army installations around the country. They... (more)
The Suffolk Times/ Riverhead News-Review -- Tue, 24 May 2022 When she was needed, Senior Airman Tapia-Puma came to the rescue for the 106th Rescue Wing Last Thursday, Senior Airman Jocelyn Tapia-Puma was ending her typical workday at the New York Air National Guard base in Westhampton as an aviator resource manager when her commander asked... (more)
National Guard.mil -- Mon, 23 May 2022 New York Guard partner South Africa signs West Point pact WEST POINT, N.Y. New York National Guard leaders attended the signing of an agreement launching a cadet and faculty exchange program between the U.S. Military Academy and South Africas Stellenbosch... (more)