Hammond, Richville residents receive New York Army National Guard promotions
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 2:05 pm

Major General Patrick A. Murphy, 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 capabilities for additional responsibility and leadership.

Matthew Kron from Hammond and serving with the 107th Military Police Company is promoted to the rank of Private.

Kathrine Stevens from Richville, and serving with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion is promoted to the rank of Private First Class.

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.