Images: Memorial Marks 42nd Infantry Division Mobilization at Fort Drum [Image 5 of 8]
Photo by Master Sgt. Peter Towse
Maj. Gen. Joseph Taluto, the commander of the 42nd Infantry Division in Iraq in 2005 and former Adjutant General of New York, speaking during a ceremony at which a memorial marking the service of the 42nd Infantry Division in Iraq was dedicated here. The division mobilized in May of 2004 for service in Iraq. Taluto currently serves as the head of the Rainbow Division Veterans Foundation, and organization which marks the service of 42nd Infantry Division Soldiers during World War I and II and now in Iraq.