12 Month Deployments to Reduce Stress, Build Strategic Depth
Photo Credit: SFC Kimberly Snow
Pfc. Jason L. Pontious, an infantryman with Company A, 1st Battalion, 148th Infantry Battalion, holds son Caleb, during a following the unit's deployment ceremony at Fort Hood, Texas, March 26. A goal for the Army is to ensure one-year deployment times for Guard units such as the 148th, matching them with as many as four to five years at-home time.
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