National Guard promotions announced

Staff reports
The Chronicle-Express

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.

• KEYLEE TRINKLE, of Penn Yan, assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry, received a promotion Jan. 23 to the rank of private first class.

• PAUL WEBBER, of Penn Yan, assigned to the Company A, 427th Brigade Support Battalion, received a promotion Jan. 9 to the rank of corporal.

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.

For more information about the New York Army National Guard, visit www.dmna.ny.gov or www.1800goguard.com