Soldiers returning to Fort Campbell on Friday
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) – Another plane loaded with soldiers who have been serving in Afghanistan is headed home to Fort Campbell on Friday.
The post on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line says about 60 soldiers from Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division are expected for a welcome home ceremony Friday afternoon.
The unit provided counter-rocket, artillery and mortar support for coalition forces during a nine-month deployment.
Family, friends and fellow soldiers are expected at the ceremony at the post.