HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — About 100 Alabama National Guard soldiers are expected to return from a yearlong mission based in Kuwait and other countries.
Al.com (http://bit.ly/1VFMQGA ) reports that the Company A, 136 Expeditionary Signal Battalion Guard unit is scheduled to return to Huntsville on June 11. The soldiers are returning on a charter flight and will be arriving at Signature Aviation in Huntsville at 10:05 a.m.
The unit is based in Arab but has members from across Alabama and other states.
The welcome-home ceremony will take place in an aircraft hangar.
While deployed, the unit provided tactical and strategic assets to war fighters and other elements within their assigned area of operations.