Staff Sgt. Willie Grant, a fire and effects noncommissioned officer for the 1st Air Cavalry "Warrior" Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, puts some finishing touches on a real Christmas tree in Camp Virginia, Kuwait Dec. 14. Staff Sgt. Grant is a part of a node that manages the movement of Soldiers back to the United States. The Georgia native is, along with fellow Soldiers, manning the node, spending Christmas in Kuwait this year - that is two consecutive Christmases spent overseas for these troopers.