Pierre Guard unit receives orders for overseas mission
PIERRE (AP) -- A South Dakota National Guard unit has received orders for its first-ever overseas mission.
The 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, based in Pierre, is scheduled to leave in July for a one-year deployment to Afghanistan.
There are 69 soldiers in the unit, which was created about five years ago.
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