300 More JBER Soldiers to Return Home

U.S. Army Alaska officials say in a statement that about 300 soldiers will arrive Tuesday evening at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage.

Tools

by Associated Press

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON — More Alaska-based soldiers will be returning home from Afghanistan.

U.S. Army Alaska officials say in a statement that about 300 soldiers will arrive Tuesday evening at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage.

About 3,500 soldiers from the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division deployed nearly a year ago.

About 1,400 have already returned. The remaining 2,100 brigade soldiers will return over the next two weeks.

Add a comment

Name:

Comment: 1000 Characters Left

Coastal Television | AK News, Weather and Sports | and its affiliated companies are not responsible for the content of comments posted or for anything arising out of use of the above comments or other interaction among the users. We reserve the right to screen, refuse to post, remove or edit user-generated content at any time and for any or no reason in our absolute and sole discretion without prior notice, although we have no duty to do so or to monitor any Public Forum.