Elizabeth National Guard soldier receives new rank, new responsibilities

LATHAM, N.Y. — Maj. Gen. Ray Shields, the adjutant general for the state of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Adanilda Berrios from Elizabeth, who is assigned to the 442nd Military Police Co., received a promotion to the rank of sergeant.
Army National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability and development potential.