18th CSSB returns home after 15 months in Iraq
Spouses and children begin to cheer as they catch a first glimpse of their loved ones, Soldiers of the 18th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion Headquarters and Headquarters Company, entering the U.S. Army Garrison Grafenwoehr field house Aug. 29 at their re-deployment ceremony. The 18th CSSB deployed 77 personnel to provide command and control over 700 National Guard, reserve and active duty Soldiers who provided Combat Service Support to over 15,000 Soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines located between Forward Operating Base Q-West and FOB Marez in northern Iraq. The company, who completed one of the Army's last 15-month deployments, sustained no injuries or casualties during the tour.
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