Regional Headlines
3:34 pm
Tue December 1, 2009

Fort Campbell soldiers return from Afghanistan

Fort Campbell, Ky – Fort Campbell officials report more soldiers will be returning from Afghanistan beginning this Friday. More than 500 soldiers from the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade will land at the base. The brigade has been on a twelve month deployment. Members of the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade will be welcomed in ceremonies at the following dates and times:

Friday, Dec. 4, 5:15 a.m.
Friday, Dec. 4, 7:30 a.m.
Sunday, Dec. 6, 5 a.m.
Thursday, Dec. 10, 2:20 p.m.

159 CAB has been on a 12-month deployment to Afghanistan for Operation Enduring Freedom. The remainder of the brigade should return by the end of the year.