Minnesota Soldiers Headed To Afghanistan
More than 200 people were in St. Cloud on Friday to send off 53 soldiers who are deploying to Afghanistan.
The C Company 2-211th General Support Aviation Battalion of the Minnesota National Guard is an air ambulance company and will provide medical evacuation support with its UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters.
The send off was at the St. Cloud Army Aviation Support Facility on Friday.
The soldiers will be deployed for a year.