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Army National Guard Soldiers begin military careers

Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General of New York, announces the recent service accomplishment of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their initial commitment to serve community, state and nation.

The newest Citizen Soldiers to complete Army basic combat training and advanced individual training were welcomed to their units during a New York Army National Guard battle handoff ceremony.

The ceremony marks their completion of the National Guard Recruit Sustainment Program, a preparatory training program that provides new recruits with training, lessons and skills to excel at their initial military training.

The New York Army National Guard welcomed 80 new Soldiers to their units during September and October ceremonies around the state.

To view these members click here: https://dmna-ny.meritpages.com/achievements/Army-National-Guard-Soldiers-begin-military-careers/96899

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