THAILAND -- New York Air National Guard Tech. Sgt. Sgt Jamie Brisbin (right in red helmet), who now serves as a pararescueman in the 106th Rescue Wing's 103rd Rescue Squadron, takes a break with fellow Airman Tech Sgt. John Merchand, in one of the flooded chambers of Thailand's Tham Luang Nang Non Cave during the rescue of 13 members of a youth soccer team in July of 2018. Brisbin was one of the U.S. Airmen who assisted in the rescue which is the subject of the Amazon Prime film 13 Lives.
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National Guard.mil -- Thu, 08 Dec 2022 Rainbow Division Vet Passes on War Stories to Today's Soldiers ALBANY, N.Y. A World War II veteran of the 42nd Infantry Division shared his combat stories with 300 New York Army National Guard Soldiers serving in the division's headquarters for the unit's... (more)
WTEN -- Mon, 05 Dec 2022 Former president honored in Kinderhook (video) KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (NEWS10) The New York National Guard celebrated former Pres. Martin Van Burens birthday on Monday. They placed a wreath at his gravesite in Kinderhook. Van Buren was born... (more)
NationalGuard.mil -- Fri, 02 Dec 2022 New York Guardsman Responds to In-flight Medical Emergency ALBANY, N.Y. An ordinary Thanksgiving Day flight turned into an effort to save a life for New York Air National Guard Master Sgt. Daniel Conley, a medical technician assigned to the 105th... (more)