New York Troopers - History
Preserving the Past for Those Who Follow



GEORGE K. ELBEL served from 10 May 1956 to 30 December 1987. He was promoted to Sgt in 1964, Z/Sgt in 1966, Lt. in 1967, Capt in 1977 & Major in 1985. After retirement , he worked for Niagara Mohawk Power Company for several years before permanently retiring. He now resides in Batavia, NY
   George Elbel - recruit photo

John Reuhl-Tom Tucker -XXXXX- George Elbel - George Tordy
Major George Elbel, Troop "A" Batavia

Lt.Charles McCole-Z/Sgt Richard Haberer- Capt Joseph Abate- Major George Elbel


  Lieutenant George Elbel
  Colonel Tom Constantine placing oak leafs on newly appointed Major George Elbel
George Elbel returning troop work coveralls to retiring Trooper Al Kurek  July 1985