KINDERHOOK--Brig. General Denise Donnell the commander of the New York Air National Guard and Command Chief Master Sgt. Jeffery Trottier salute after placing a wreath from President Joseph Biden at the grave of President Martin Van Buren in Kinderhook New York on the 240th anniversary of his birth on Dec. 5 1782. Since 1967 military officers have presented a wreath from the current president at the gravesite of previous presidents on the anniversary of their birth.
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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)