Thursday, March 03, 2011
National Guard Units to Deploy to Kuwait, Afghanistan
American Forces Press Service
About 7,520 citizen-soldiers from the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, New York Army National Guard, and the Pennsylvania Army National Guard’s 55th Heavy Brigade Combat Team make up the deploying forces.
The 27th IBCT is scheduled to deploy to
to perform security force assistance. The 55th HBCT is scheduled for deployment to Afghanistan to provide force protection and convoy security. Kuwait