STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, SCOTIA--Col. Christian Sander Commander of the 109th Airlift Wing gives the guide on to Command Chief Master Sgt. Karolyn De Vito in a Change of Responsibility ceremony at Stratton Air National Guard Base on August 5 2023. De Vito assumed the position as the 12th Command Chief of the 109th Airlift Wing.
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FlatlandKC.org, -- Thu, 22 Feb 2024 U.S. Army Base Renamed to Honor Black World War I Hero:Kansas City Family Recalls Henry Johnson With Pride What once was a Louisiana U.S. Army base named for a Confederate general today bears the name of a Black World War I U.S. Army private. Its a complicated story that took more than a century... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 21 Feb 2024 New York National Guard hosts Swedish delegation in NYC NEW YORK Maj. Gen. Ray Shields, the adjutant general of New York, hosted seven delegates from the Swedish Embassy and the Swedish Armed Forces HQ, February 7-9, for a visit highlighting New... (more)
Stars and Stripes -- Mon, 19 Feb 2024 Onondaga Colored Battalion was denied opportunity to join NY National Guard after Civil War (Tribune News Service) During the Civil War, abolitionist Frederick Douglass spoke about the effect that the enlistment of Black soldiers into the Union Army had on his people. Once let... (more)