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New York Guard trains at Camp Smith
Members of the New York Guard, the state's volunteer defense force, march in formation during their annual training at Camp Smith Training Site near Peekskill. The New York Guard conducted a week of training for members from September 12 to September 18.

CAMP SMITH-- Members of the New York Guard, the state's volunteer defense force, march in formation during their annual training at Camp Smith Training Site near Peekskill. The New York Guard conducted a week of training for members from September 12 to September 18. The New York Guard assists the New York National Guard in responding to state emergencies.

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The New York Guard

The New York Guard is a state volunteer force which augments and supports the New York National Guard with manpower and skills.

New York Guard members are a volunteer, unpaid force which serves at the direction of the Governor. They assist the National Guard in planning, training for and executing state emergency support and disaster missions, and provide legal and medical pre-deployment assistance to the National Guard units and other reserve components as requested.

Many New York Guard members are retired members of the National Guard and other military services, however military experience is not a prerequisite to membership. They are part of the military forces of New York but are not federal military reservists like members of the Army and Air National Guard.

Members of the New York Guard assist National Guard Soldiers and Airmen to serve the people of New York as members of Guard Joint Task Forces which respond to state natural disasters, state emergencies and state security requirements.

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