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New York Army National Guard Soldiers depart state for Ukraine training mission

Story by Eric Durr on 10/03/2017 NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION, NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y.-- Two hundred and twenty New York Army National Guard Soldiers departed from Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station for a nine-month mission to train Ukrainian Soldiers on Monday afternoon, Oct. 2, 2017. Many of the Soldiers come
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Destiny fulfilled: Brig. Gen. Lytle reflects on his career as he retires

Story by CPT Robert Taylor on 09/29/2017 Brig. Gen. Robert K. Lytle estimates he was told more than six times throughout his career that his career was over. Yet, he was able to find success and is retiring Sept. 30 as the Idaho Army National Guard Land Component Commander. Hi
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38th ID soldiers leaning forward as they celebrate 100th anniversary

Story by MSG Jeff Lowry on 09/28/2017 38th ID soldiers leaning forward as they celebrate 100th anniversary Remembering history, engaged today, focused on future By 38th Infantry Division Public Affairs Generations of soldiers have worn the 38th Infantry Division patch. Since August 25, 1917, the Cyclone Division, as the 38th
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Pacific Angel: From infantry to optometry, U.S. Soldier helps thousands

Story by TSgt Kamaile Casillas on 09/18/2017 TAM KY, QUANG NAM PROVINCE, Vietnam After spending three years in a combat role as an infantryman stationed with the 10th Mountain Division at Fort Polk, Louisiana, U.S. Army Sgt. Joshua Moffett made a decision to turn in his rifle to care for
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Young Team, Huge Responsibility

Story by CPT James Sheehan on 09/18/2017 VICENZA, Italy Thousands of miles away from home, two Soldiers in their early twenties find themselves inspecting million-dollar cargo on a foreign airfield. If the cargo is up to par, it flies. If it's not, the two-person team faces an awkward, but critical
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Youth Challenge Program graduates more than 200 cadets

Story by SGT Noshoba Davis on 06/16/2017 PINEVILLE, La. Family and friends filled the sanctuary at the Pentecostals of Alexandria Church in Alexandria, to watch 205 cadets graduate from The Louisiana National Guard's Youth Challenge Program during a ceremony, June 10. The mission of the YCP is to intervene i
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