HEADQUARTERS, U.S. ARMY ALASKA, FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska – The 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment will be officially welcomed back to the U.S. Army Alaska Aviation Task Force in a ceremony here at Hangar 4, at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2.
More than 300 Soldiers from 1-52 Aviation have all returned safely from their mission in Afghanistan, and the ceremony will be held for families, friends, and local community members to show their support for the successful completion of the nine-month deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
At the ceremony the unit commander will “uncase” the unit’s colors to signify their return from the combat zone.
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