DJIBOUTI-Army National Guard Lt. Col. Shawn Tabankin, the commander of 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry Regiment, and Command Sgt. Maj. Jason Zeller, the New York National Guard's 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry Regiment, senior enlisted leader, unfurls the units colors during a transfer-of-authority ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Sep. 19. More than 1,100 New York Army National Guard Soldiers are currently serving in Africa as part of Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa.
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WKBW -- Thu, 26 Jan 2023 New York State hosts civilian training event to help families prepare for any disaster (Video) AMHERST, N.Y. (WKBW) In order to help your family stay safe in the event of another natural disaster like the blizzard, the state put on a special citizens preparedness training program Tuesday... (more)
WHAM -- Mon, 23 Jan 2023 A special sendoff for NY National Guard soldiers before overseas deployment Rochester, N.Y. - 250 New York Army National Guard soldiers were recognized before their 11-month deployment in Kuwait. A farewell ceremony was held on Sunday, saluting those soldiers and... (more)
WHEC -- Sun, 22 Jan 2023 Family and friends see soldiers leaving for Kuwait off (video) Friends and family got to bid farewell to soldiers departing for Kuwait Sunday morning. The ceremony at the Army Aviation Flight Facility recognized 250 New York Army National Guard Soldiers... (more)