Soldiers return after 10-month deployment
July 29, 2020
A welcome home ceremony was held for 110 soldiers with the South Dakota Army National Guard's Alpha Battery, 1-147th Field Artillery Battalion and 147th Forward Support Company at the Civic Arena in Aberdeen on Saturday, July 25 at 2:30 p.m.
The soldiers returned home after serving on a 10-month deployment to Europe in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve, which enhances the U.S. deterrence posture, increase the readiness and responsiveness of U.S. forces in Europe, and supports the collective defense and security of U.S. allies and partners.
Family members were first reunited at the Aberd...