30 Apr '12, 11pm

Honor the Fallen. #Afghanistan

Honor the Fallen. #Afghanistan

Soldiers with 170th Infantry Brigade Combat Team held two ceremonies April 4 to mark their return after a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan. During an uncasing ceremony at the Hall of Champions, the brigade and battalion command teams unfurled their units' colors to symbolize their assumption of duties in Germany. Col. Patrick Matlock, 170th IBCT commander, summarized the Bayonet Brigade's mission of training Afghan National Security Forces and thanked "three groups that deserve special recognition." "We have held them to standard and asked the nearly impossible," Matlock said referring to the brigade's noncommissioned officers. "In every case, they have delivered mission accomplishment and more. From corporal to command sergeant major, every officer and Soldier in this brigade is proud to stand beside you and serve on your team." Matlock also thanked Soldiers and civilia...

Full article: http://www.army.mil/article/78533/

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