HEADQUARTERS, U.S. ARMY ALASKA, FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska – The 6th Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment has ended their nine-month rotational deployment to Camp Humphreys, South Korea, and will return to Fort Wainwright, Monday, Feb. 9.
Families, friends and local community members will be invited to show their support for the approximately 360 Soldiers during a brief ceremony at Hanger 5, tentatively planned to occur around noon.
The 6-17th Cavalry Regiment provided crews and support for 30 OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters at Camp Humphreys in Pyongtaek, South Korea. Rotational deployments are routinely scheduled to support the U.S. security commitment to South Korea as specified by our mutual defense treaty and presidential agreements, supporting our partners in the Asia-Pacific region.
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