New York Army National Guard Celebrates Birthday of America's Army

By Sgt. 1st Class Steven Petibone, New York Army National GuardJune 14, 2011

LATHAM, N.Y. - The New York Army National Guard's oldest and youngest members at the Joint Force Headquarters celebrate the 236th birthday of America's Army here June 14.  Cutting a celebratory cake are Pvt. Jamie Spaulding, 19, 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade and Command Sgt. Major Robert Van Pelt, 62, the New York Army National Guard State Sergeant Major.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Steven Petibone, New York Army National Guard.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – LATHAM, N.Y. - The New York Army National Guard's oldest and youngest members at the Joint Force Headquarters celebrate the 236th birthday of America's Army here June 14. Cutting a celebratory cake are Pvt. Jamie Spaulding, 19, 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade and Command Sgt. Major Robert Van Pelt, 62, the New York Army National Guard State Sergeant Major. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Steven Petibone, New York Army National Guard. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Steven Petibone, New York Army National Guard) VIEW ORIGINAL