Long Yun Riceman receives promotion

LATHAM — Major General Ray Shields, the adjutant general for New ­York state, announces the recent promotion of a member of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of the capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Long Yun Riceman from Amsterdam, and assigned to the Headquarters and Support Company, 42nd Infantry Division, received a promotion to the rank of specialist.

The Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability, and development potential.


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