Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

SD National Guard unit deploying to Afghanistan

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
news Mitchell, 57301
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

PIERRE (AP) -- Soldiers with the South Dakota National Guard are preparing to be deployed to Afghanistan next month.

About 70 members of guard's 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion will spend nine months overseas providing support in areas like transportation, supply and maintenance support.

Advertisement
Advertisement

A deployment ceremony is set for July 6 at 10 a.m. at the Riggs High School gymnasium.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement