LATHAM--Roger Towsend a New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs employee who worked in support of communications and cyber for the New York National Guard, receives the New York State Conspicuous Service Medal from Col. Diane Armbruster, during retirement ceremonies at DMNA headquarters in Latham New York Aug. 31 2023. He spent 34 years of military and civilian service on the job. Townsend and his wife were both presented with NYS Conspicuous Service Medals in recognition of his many years of service.
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Army.mil -- Mon, 02 Oct 2023 New York Guard Soldier Serves Soldiers, Students U.S. Army Maj. Sean Q. Spooner, a New York National Guardsman assigned to the 10th Mountain Division, third from left, poses for a photo with teachers from the Targusor School during a volunteering... (more)
Times Union -- Mon, 02 Oct 2023 Duty Calls: Airman advances to brigadier general Paul M. Bishop of Oriskany was promoted to New York Air National Guard brigadier general during a ceremony at the Capitol Theatre in Rome. The new general serves as chief of staff of the 6,000-member... (more)
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)