Photo Gallery | Deployment ceremony for Fort Polk unit heading to Afghanistan
by Elona Weston
Over 1,000 soldiers with Fort Polk's 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division will deploy in an upcoming military rotation in Afghanistan.
A deployment ceremony was held Friday at the installation to bid farewell to the 1,230 soldiers who will deploy with the unit.
The unit has been identified as part of a summer rotation of forces operating in Afghanistan. They will be one of the last American units to deploy in support of the U.S. mission in Afghanistan.
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