LATHAM, NY – Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
Alexander Shumway from Pulaski and serving with the Company B (Maintenance), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion in the Army National Guard to the rank of private 1st class.
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.
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