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VOLK FIELD, Wis. — The remaining Soldiers — approximately 200 — of the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 2nd Battalion, 127th Infantry Regiment arrived in Wisconsin Dec. 5, completing a nearly year-long deployment to Afghanistan.
VOLK FIELD, Wis. — Senior Wisconsin National Guard and state leaders joined families and friends in welcoming approximately 190 Soldiers from the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 2nd Battalion, 127th Infantry Regiment back to Wisconsin Nov. 29 — exactly one year after the battalion’s sendoff ceremony at Lambeau Field.
Every year at Thanksgiving, I take stock of many, many blessings in my life. I’m grateful for my wife, my family, my dogs, and to live in the United States here in Wisconsin.
Editor’s Note: The Honorable John W. Henderson, the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment, and Energy, visited Madison, Wisconsin and the 115th Fighter Wing Nov. 22 to meet with elected officials and discuss the proposed bed-down of the F-35A at Truax Field and the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) prepared in advance of the Air Force’s record of decision. Henderson sat down with Wisconsin National Guard personnel to answer some of the questions brought up by the community during the public comment period on the Draft EIS. The full discussion can be seen here:
WEST BEND, Wis. — A November exercise held in West Bend involving five Wisconsin National Guard units and one Louisiana Air National Guard unit helped build readiness for the National Guard’s dual-mission.
The entirety of the approximately 400 Soldiers of the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 2nd Battalion, 127th Infantry returned safely to the United States Nov. 23 after a year-long mobilization to Afghanistan.
MADISON, Wis. — With a winter storm expected to affect the busy Thanksgiving travel week, ReadyWisconsin is encouraging anyone traveling this holiday season to make sure they are watching the weather and accounting for it in their planning.
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — A Wisconsin National Guard Soldier came to the rescue of another service member after responding to a vehicle rollover at Fort Campbell earlier this fall.
MADISON, Wis. — A holiday tradition which began at the Wisconsin Executive Residence 15 years ago will continue to honor those service members who cannot be home for the holidays.
Approximately 190 Wisconsin Army National Guard Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 127th Infantry landed safely on U.S. soil Nov. 17 after a historic deployment to Afghanistan.