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New York Army National Guard Announces Soldier Promotions

LATHAM, NY – Major General Patrick A. Murphy, The Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Lucas Bennett from Pulaski and serving with the 152nd Engineer Support Company is promoted to the rank of Specialist.

Jeremy Caster from Hannibal and serving with the 466th Medical Company Area Support is promoted to the rank of Specialist.

John Poyneer from Pulaski and serving with the Company A (Distribution), 427th Brigade Support Battalion is promoted to the rank of Staff Sergeant.

Norman Bacon from Altmar and serving with the Company B (Maintenance), 427th Brigade Support Battalion is promoted to the rank of Private.

Matthew Larue from Oswego and serving with the Company B, 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion is promoted to the rank of Sergeant.

Adam Radziseski from Central Square and serving with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion is promoted to the rank of Specialist.

Christopher Krupa from Cato and serving with the Joint Force Headquarters is promoted to the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 3.

Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability, and development potential.

These promotions additionally recognize the best qualified Soldiers and attract and retain the highest caliber Citizen Soldiers for a career in the New York Army National Guard.

For more information about the New York Army National Guard, visit www.dmna.ny.gov or www.1800goguard.com