New York Army National Guard Command Sgt. Maj. Anthony McLean congratulates Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 258th Field Artillery Regiment and 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry Regiment home from deployments to Afghanistan, Kuwait and Bahrain during a Freedom Salute Ceremony April 28 in Queens, N.Y. The ceremony, held 90 days after Soldiers returned to their homes, honored both returning Soldiers and the families, and employers friends who supported them. (U.S. Army Photos by Spc. J.p. Lawrence, 42nd Infantry Division).