BUFFALO-- New York Guard Staff Sgt. Kris Bateman, (L) and SPC Israa Cahill (M) work alongside a New York Army National Guard soldier as DLAN Operators in the Joint Operations Center (JOC), at the Connecticut St. Armory, Buffalo NY on December 29th, 2022, as part of Joint Task Force 5 Operation December Winter Storm 2022. Eight New York Guard members are on state active duty, along with over six hundred Soldiers from the New York National Guard in the western New York area, who are assisting with rescue and recovery efforts following the historic snowstorm which hit the region over the Christmas weekend.
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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)