LATHAM-- Members of the New York Naval Militia on duty at New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs headquarters in Latham New York salute Naval Militia Gunnery Sgt. Elena Parra-Perez with a traditional Piping Ashore ceremony on Dec. 29 2021 as she concludes her tour of duty with the detail. Naval Militia Sailors and Marines have been working in the personnel and finance offices during the New York National Guard COVID-19 response to assist with administrative tasks. The New York Naval Militia is composed of Navy Coast Guard and Marine Corps Reserve members who also volunteer to perform state duty when called.
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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)