FORT DRUM

Ghost Squadron Troopers, Royal Canadian Dragoons earn their spurs

"They have honored their regiment." With these five words, Lt. Col. Robert Duchaine, commander of the 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, praised the Soldiers of the Ghost Squadron Spur Ride at Fort Drum, NY, February 16. The assembled troops did not seem to notice the bitter cold or the snow
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10th CAB donates big to local kids

Story by SPC Thomas Scaggs on 12/13/2016 Soldiers from 10th Combat Aviation Brigade donated over 650 items to the Children's Home of Jefferson County on December 9 in Watertown, New York, for their annual toy drive. "This is incredible for our children," said Rebecca Fern, Director of Foster Care at
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59th CBRN and NYFD Train in NYC

Story by MAJ Ryan Donald on 12/12/2016 NEW YORK -- The 59th Hazard Response Company conducted its Defense CBRN Response Force (DCRF) sustainment training with the New York City Fire Department Hazardous Material Team from Nov. 28 - Dec. 2. The training took place at two main locations, the New
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All The Way, One Step at a Time: NY Army National Guard Medic Earns Expert Field Medical Badge

Story by MSG Raymond Drumsta on 09/29/2016 FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- On the heels of a major training exercise, New York Army National Guard Specialist Brady Douglass rose to the top of his field to earn the coveted Expert Field Medical Badge, or EFMB, here in early September. Douglass was
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NY moves more than Twelve Million Pounds to JRTC

Story by CPT Amy Hanna on 07/17/2016 FORT POLK, La. -- The New York Army National Guard shipped more than 5,400 tons of vehicles and equipment from Fort Drum, N.Y. to Fort Polk, La., Friday, June 21 in preparation for the Guard's 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team training at the
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Up and Ready to Crush: NY Army National Guard Quarry Detachment Ready for Work

Story by MSG Raymond Drumsta on 06/07/2016 FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- After some fast repair work on their crusher here in mid-May, the New York Army National Guard's 204th Engineer Detachment (Quarry) is set to turn big rocks into fine-ground construction materials during their annual training (AT) period here in
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