• July 30, 2016

Black Jack soldier reflect on the holidays and the prepare for redeployment

Pfc Tia Jackson, Spc. Erica Johnson, Sgt. Timothy McMillan, Spc. Nortrelle Netterville, Spc. John Goldthrite, and Pfc. Maurice Gaddy all 2nd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, share their holiday memories as they prepare to return to Fort Hood early. The soldier have all been deployed to Afghanistan since July, and recently learned their nine-month deployment will be cut in half.

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