Home for Christmas for CNY soldiers deployed to Kuwait
Sun, 16 Dec 2012 18:09:49 GMT —
They were activated in January, and deployed to Kuwait in April. Now, 110 members of the NY Army National Guard's 27th Infantry Brigade Combate Team are coming home.
The soldiers are flying into Hancock Field's Airbase on Tuesday and Wednesday. Those who don't live in the Syracuse area will be bussed to armories in Rochester, Latham and Manhattan.
They Guard members ha've been at Camp Shelby, in Mississippi, for debriefing, since late Friday. While they were in Kuwait, they did over 25 logistics, administrative and sercurity missions in several Middle East locations.