2 local residents promoted in Army National Guard
LATHAM – Major General Ray Shields, 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.
Samantha Harvey of Kent received a promotion to the rank of sergeant. She is assigned to the Company D (Forward Support Company Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), 427th Brigade Support Battalion.
Victoria Moreland of Medina received a promotion to the rank of Private First Class. She is assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, Recruiting and Retention Battalion.
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.