Family and friends will be joined by
state and local dignataries and senior
Wisconsin National Guard officials,
welcoming home the 229th Engineer
Company this Thursday (7/11).
One-hundred-50 (150) members
of the 229th will return
to the state via Volk Field at
Camp Douglas in Juneau County.
The 229th recently arrived at
Fort Bliss in Texas on June 30th,
after a nine-month deployment to
Afghanistan. The unit previously
deployed in support of Operation
Iraqi Freedom in 2003, and Operation
Desert Storm in 1990.