RAVEN CAMP, GREENLAND-- Airmen assigned to the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing cut snow blocks to make shelters during Barren Land Survival Training, known as BLAST for short in May 2023. Airmen who are assigned to the wing and fly aboard the LC-130 "Skibirds" the wing flies have to go through the training.
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WTEN -- Wed, 27 Sep 2023 New York National Guard holds ceremony for new commander (video) LATHAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) The New York National Guard headquarters in Latham got a new commander on Wednesday. Capt. Darren Hagan, a New Windsor resident, took over Joint Forces Headquarters... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 27 Sep 2023 NY Army Guard family has daughter baptized at training post chapel Camp Smith Training Site, Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. For Steven and Tabitha Demestrio having their daughter baptized by a military chaplain, at a military chapel, just made sense. So, on Sunday,... (more)
Syracuse.com -- Tue, 26 Sep 2023 Today s obituary: Robert F. Charlesworth, 53, retired Army colonel, worked at SRC Col. Robert F. Charlesworth, 53, of Manlius died Sept. 16 at home with his family. Charlesworth was born in Beacon, Dutchess County, and was a 1988 graduate of Rice Memorial High School... (more)