National Guard Coming Home To Dubuque

The crowd applauds approximately 50 soldiers with Company C, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry enter the gym of Prairie Point Middle School in Cedar Rapids on Thursday, July 14, 2011 during a ceremony releasing them from active duty. The unit was mobilized in August of 2010 and deployed throughout Afghanistan. (Cliff Jette/SourceMedia Group)


By Eric Stidman

DUBUQUE, Iowa - another group of Iowa National Guard soldiers will be way back to Iowa Sunday.

Soldiers serving in the A and D companies of first battalion - 133rd infantry - 2nd brigade combat team - 34th infantry division, will be meeting with friends and family in Dubuque.

The homecoming ceremonies start at 11:00 a.m. Sunday.
The Iowa National Guard headquarters says more than 200 soldiers will be reunited with family. The homecoming will be held at the Grand River Center in Dubuque.

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