Cuomo Names German Adjutant General
ALBANY – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced today his selection of Maj. Gen. Anthony German of Oneonta as the 53rd adjutant general of New York, the state’s top military job.
For the past year, German has commanded the New York Air National Guard and also served as assistant adjutant general.
German will replace Maj. Gen. Patrick Murphy, who has served as Adjutant General since 2010, and is leaving the position to serve as director of Strategy, Plans, Policy and International Affairs for the National Guard Bureau in Washington, D.C.