MEDIA ADVISORY: Homestead National Guardsmen to deploy to Afghanistan

Written by  //  November 21, 2012  //  Recent News


Public Affairs Office Phone: (904) 823-0166
Lt. Col. James Evans: (904) 501-6053

WHAT – A deployment ceremony for members of the Homestead-based 930th Digital Liaison Detachment. 

WHEN 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. Media are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the ceremony. 

WHERE Homestead Armory, 756 Schweinfurt Road, Homestead, Fla. 33039 

Approximately 25 Soldiers from the unit are deploying to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom to perform liaison duty between U.S. and coalition forces. 

The military deployment ceremony will include families, friends, dignitaries and military leaders from the Florida National Guard. 

The Soldiers will travel to Camp Shelby, Miss., for additional training prior to leaving for Afghanistan.