Company F Redeployment Homecoming· Tags: 425 Infantry, 425th Infantry, Co F (Ranger) 425th Infantry, deployment, Ft. Lewis, Iraq, LRSC, Operation Iraqi Freedom
From Fox news Detroit – More than 100 Michigan soldiers are back at home tonight.
The happy reunion at Selfridge Air National Guard Base marked the end of the soldiers 12 month tour of duty in Iraq.
The 150 members of Company F, 425th Infantry left Michigan in May of 2009.
After some training in Fort Lewis, Washington, the soldiers arrived in Iraq where they provided security during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Today, nearly 850 Michigan Air National Guard Soldiers and Airmen are deployed in support of the global war on terrorism.
Fox 2’s Simon Shaykhet was at Selfridge on Saturday for the special welcome home ceremony that came with a surprise.
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