Category: Website News

New York Guard begins Annual Training

This week the New York Guard holds their Annual Training, which compromises numerous missions, training sessions, and their week long boot camp for new recruits.  They will also be celebrating their 100th Anniversary this week in honor of their creation…

SDF’s In The News

CALIFORNIA – Janet Nguyen, colleagues announce legislation to aid military veterans – Link CALIFORNIA – Brig. Gen. John W. Lathrop assumes command of JFTB Los Alamitos – Link CALIFORNIA – Most Influential 2016: Antoinette Balta and Dwight Stirling founded Veterans Legal Institute, serving…

Hangout with NYG PAO Mark Getman

Our latest episode of Hangout with a Expert has been released.  In this episode we sit down with Captain Mark Getman, Public Affairs Officer of the New York Guard (State Defense Force), and discuss the latest missions and direction of the force.…

New legislation to protect NYG troops

Recently new legislation has been introduced and processed by the New York City Council which would prohibit any discrimination against members of the Armed Forces of the State of New York.  Specifically the legislation mentions those in The United States Army,…