National Guard soldiers return from Afghanistan


Thursday, September 2nd 2004, 10:09 am
By: News On 6


About 150 members of the Oklahoma National Guard are back home with their families. The soldiers with the 45th Infantry were welcomed home during a big celebration in Oklahoma City Thursday afternoon.

The 45th has been in Afghanistan for about 10 months helping train the Afghan army. This is the third group with the 45th to return from Afghanistan.

About 520 soldiers were already home.

Only about 10 members remain in the country.