HORN OF AFRICA--New York Army National Guard Capt. Mike Kirwin the commander of Alpha Company 1st Battalion 69th Infantry Regiment left and Col. Sean Flynn the commander of the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team pose for a photograph in the Horn of Africa on Jan. 21 2023 while Flynn was visiting the company at on of Task Force Wolfhounds outstations in the region. Task Force Wolfhound led by the 69th Infantry is providing security for U.S. bases in the region. The C-12 Flynn was traveling in was piloted by pilots assigned to the New York National Army National Guards Detachment 5 of C Company 2nd Battalion of the 245th Aviation Regiment.
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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)