CAMP SIMBA, Kenya-- New York Army National Guard Soldiers deployed to East Africa as part of Task Force Wolfhound and stationed at Camp Simba, Kenya, receive their "combat patches" during an October 12, 2022 ceremony at the base. Combat patches are earned when Soldiers perform 30 days of duty in a designated area. The New York National Guard Soldiers are deployed as part of Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, and are conducting security missions at U.S. facilities in the region.
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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)