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WV sends off adopted troop

About 150 troops from the 289th Engineer Battalion of the U.S. National Guard Armory in Water Valley were given a send-off celebration Sunday by the VFW in Water Valley. (May 7, 2012, Page 1, 10)

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    2 Responses to “WV sends off adopted troop”

    1. Carol Knight says:

      That is my son and husband in this pic! :) Is there anyway I can get this picture and copy of the paper? Would love to have one! Thanks so much!!!

    2. Terrie says:

      the 289th Engineer Company are National Guard from Bruce and Water Valley. The members attending were from both areas and the Mayor of Bruce also spoke. The ladies auxillery also provide fnformation to the families about the family support group that we sponsor. To be there for the families while the spouses are deployed. Please interview the commander and/or president of the groups when covering such events to publish correct and complete information.

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