National Guard Battalion To Deploy To Afghanistan - 47 ABC - Delmarva's Choice

National Guard Battalion To Deploy To Afghanistan

Posted: Updated:

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - A battalion of the Delaware National Guard is getting ready for deployment to Afghanistan.
    
About 325 members of the 198th Expeditionary Signal Battalion will report to Fort Bliss in Texas for training and will head to Afghanistan after about four to six week.
    
The 198th provides command, control and supervision of units.
    
A departure ceremony will be conducted Saturday morning the stadium at Delaware State University in Dover.

 

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • ContestsMore>>

  • Spring Gas Giveaway

    Spring Gas Giveaway

    Let WMDT fill up your tank! It's time for our Winter Gas Giveaway! More >>
    Enter for your chance to win a $100 Exxon/Mobil Gas Card!More >>
  • Teacher Who Makes A Difference

    Teacher Who Makes A Difference

    The WMDT 47 Teachers Who Make a Difference Contest is Sponsored by Accurate Optical: "Encouraging children of all ages to come in for an annual eye exam to help them see better in school." Each month weMore >>
    The WMDT 47 "Teachers Who Make a Difference" Sponsored by Accurate Optical Encouraging children of all ages to come in for an annual eye exam to help them see better in school.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WMDT. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.