LATHAM - 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.
Frank Tuttle of Dunkirk and serving with the 105th Military Police Company is promoted to the rank of Private First Class.
Dylan Connors of Gowanda and serving with the 152nd Engineer Support Company is promoted to the rank of Private First Class.
Gregory Lis of Fredonia and serving with the 222nd Chemical Company is promoted to the rank of Specialist.
Christopher Murphy of Fredonia and serving with the Troop B, 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition) 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.