Thursday, February 09, 2006

more thoughts and prayers

for these 320 men and women

320 more Connecticut soldiers to head to Iraq
February 8, 2006
HARTFORD, Conn. --Another 320 members of the Connecticut National Guard will be deployed in Iraq to help with transportation and security, Maj. Gen. Thaddeus J. Martin, the state Guard commander, said Wednesday.
About 170 soldiers with the 1,048th Transportation Company of Stratford and 150 soldiers from the 134th Military Police Company of Norwich have been ordered to mobilize in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Both units will be deployed for up to 18 months......

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