Task force born on 9/11 still guards New York
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jim Greenhill
Members of the New York National Guard take the helm of a New York State Naval Militia patrol boat during a random anti-terrorism measures patrol near John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City on Aug. 26, 2009. The soldiers are members of Joint Task Force Empire Shield, which has been continuously providing military support to civilian authorities since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
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