Kentucky soldiers return home to welcome celebration Saturday - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Kentucky soldiers return home to welcome celebration

The Kentucky National Guard welcomed home around 225 soldiers Saturday. The 1204 Aviation Support Battalion, based out if Independence  returned home after a year long deployment in the Persian Gulf Region.

The troops were honored at a welcome home ceremony at the Florence Freedom Baseball Field in Florence Kentucky.

The battalion's mission was to provide logistical, maintenance, and signal support for military operations in the Persian Gulf.

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