Alabama National Guard unit returning home from Kuwait


About 100 Alabama National Guard soldiers are expected to return from a yearlong mission based in Kuwait and other countries. reports that the Company A, 136 Expeditionary Signal Battalion Guard unit is scheduled to return to Huntsville on June 11. The soldiers are returning on a charter flight and will be arriving at Signature Aviation in Huntsville at 10:05 a.m.

The unit is based in Arab but has members from across Alabama and other states.

The welcome-home ceremony will take place in an aircraft hangar.

While deployed, the unit provided tactical and strategic assets to war fighters and other elements within their assigned area of operations.

Republished with permission of The Associated Press.


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