Six area residents earn promotions

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.

They include:

n Eric Hubbard of Bergen, assigned to the 222nd Military Police Company, received a promotion to the rank of private first class.

n Kelvin Paulsen of Arcade, and assigned to the Combat Engineer Company B, 152nd Brigade Engineer Battalion, received a promotion to the rank of sergeant.

n Tingfeng Burke of Lyndonville, assigned to the Troop B, 2-101st Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), received a promotion to the rank of sergeant.

n Clayton Sadler from Byron, assigned to the 222nd Military Police Company received a promotion to the rank of private first class.

n Alec Slepinski from Attica, assigned to the Company D (Forward Support Company Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), 427th Brigade Support Battalion received a promotion to the rank of specialist.

n Michael Landauer of Albion, assigned to the Company B, 3-126th Aviation received a promotion to the rank of staff sergeant.

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

National Guard soldiers reenlist

LATHAM — Four area residents have reenlisted in the Army National Guard. They include:

n Staff Sgt. Benjamin Regester of Akron reenlisted to continue service with the 105th Military Police Company.

n Staff Sergeant Tyler Herold of Attica, N.Y. reenlisted to continue service with the Company A, 2-108th Infantry.

n Sergeant First Class Adam Callan of Piffard reenlisted to continue service with the Company A, 3-142nd Aviation.

n Staff Sergeant Julie Ratchford of Leicester reenlisted to continue service with the Company B, Recruiting and Retention.

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