FORT POLK-- New York Army National Guard Sgt. Jason Grossman an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) specialist assigned to the New Yorks 1108th Ordnance Company (EOD) points to different parts of the EOD robot while they are strapped in place in the EOD Panther. New Yorks 1108th Ordnance Disposal company joined more than 3000 New York Army National Guard Soldiers deployed for a three week exercise at the Armys Joint Readiness Training Center July 9-30 2016.