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.
Ronnie Boland from Fulton and serving with the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team is promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Francis Lackey from Hannibal and serving with the 222nd Military Police Company is promoted to the rank of Private First Class.
Mark Millett from Central Square and serving with the Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 102nd Military Police Battalion is promoted to the rank of Specialist.
Brandon Rettig from Pulaski and serving with the Company E (Forward Support Company Infantry) 427th Brigade Support Battalion is promoted to the rank of Staff Sergeant.
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