posted on May, 19 2005 @ 09:07 AM
FRANKFORT - The Kentucky Army National Guard has announced that the Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 206th Chemical Battalion will depart for
Operation Iraqi Freedom on June 4 from its Richmond base.
The 56 soldiers assigned to this detachment - including members of the 301st Chemical Company in Maysville - will depart for their mobilization
station at Camp Atterbury, Ind., before deploying to southwest Asia, where their mobilization is expected to last about a year.
More than 1,500 Kentucky National Guard soldiers and airmen are mobilized in support of operations Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom and Noble Eagle.
I found this interesting... these guys are going...
206th Chemical Battalion
It's on now... we're sending a bunch of "hillbillys" over there, get ready for some good ole fashion butt kick'n.
This is from my Homestate... of KY, I used to live in Maysville, I might know some of those guys.