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Sep 29, 2011

Release Number: 1109-11

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Fort Drum Public Affairs

Welcome Home Ceremony for Returning Troops

Press Release

Release Nr:  1109-11

September 29, 2011

Fort Drum Public Affairs

 

Welcome Home Ceremony for Returning Troops

 

Fort Drum, NY - A welcome home ceremony was held for 192 Soldiers returning from Afghanistan just before midnight Wednesday September 28 at Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield. The Soldiers are members of the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division.

 

They spent the last year in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in the Regional Command-East area in order to provide freedom of movement, protect the population and defeat insurgents.

 



Media with inquiries regarding this press release should call Fort Drum Public Affairs, 315-772-7267.





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usarmy.drum.imcom-atlantic.mbx.pao@mail.mil
 
 
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315-772-7267
 
 
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Public Affairs Office
10012 S. Riva Ridge Loop
Fort Drum, New York
13602-5028
 
 
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