19 NY Army National Guard EOD specialists heading for Afghanistan

Nineteen Soldiers from the New York Army National Guard’s 501st Ordnance Battalion are headed to Afghanistan later this year, where they’ll serve as the command headquarters for American and coalition explosive ordnance disposal experts operating throughout the country.

Friends, family, and Army National Guard leaders said goodbye to the team during a mobilization ceremony at their headquarters at the Armed Forces Reserve Center here on Sunday, Feb. 25.

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Source: DVIDS