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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.