Homecoming Ceremony Planned for Returning Soldiers
OTTUMWA, Iowa (AP) - The public is invited to attend a homecoming ceremony for an Ottumwa-based Iowa Army National Guard unit that has been serving in Afghanistan.
The ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Evans Middle School gym in Ottumwa.
They'll mark the return of soldiers mobilized from the 833rd Engineer Company with a mission of removing physical obstacles, identifying and reducing minefields and bombs, constructing protective positions and other duties.
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