FORT HOOD — The remaining group of about 80 soldiers from III Corps Headquarters drew weapons and flew from Robert Gray Airfield to Iraq and Kuwait in support of Operation Inherent Resolve early Friday morning.

About 350 III Corps soldiers from Fort Hood, including the unit commander Lt. Gen. Paul Funk II, will join the global coalition as the headquarters for more than 72 nations to defeat the Islamic State group.

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