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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Livingston County News -- Wed, 28 Sep 2022 Rochester-based National Guard aviators deploying to Florida ROCHESTER Two CH-47 Chinook heavy lift helicopters and 11 soldiers from Rochester-based New York Army National Guard units deployed this morning from Rochester to Florida to assist in hurricane... (more)
WTLV -- Wed, 28 Sep 2022 New York governor sends National Guard aid to Florida amidst Hurricane Ian FLORIDA, USA The governor of New York announced Wednesday evening that aid has been sent to Florida as the state deals with Hurricane Ian, which made landfall as a category 4 storm. In... (more)
Batavia Daily News -- Sat, 24 Sep 2022 Legislation to rename post office for York native passes Senate; awaits presidents signature Legislation that would allow the Honeoye Falls Post Office, 39 West Main St., to be renamed in honor of Chief Warrant Officer 4 Christian J. Koch, a York native killed in a military training... (more)