Surge Brigade Comes Home

June 2008
Army Magazine;Jun2008, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p12
The article reports on the return of 3,500 soldiers of the 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team (HBCT) to Fort Benning, Georgia from its military mission in Iraq. The return will be made after HBCT had secured the Mada'in Qada, Baghdad from the flow of weapons materials. However, HBCT has lost thirty-two soldiers and nursing one hundred ninety-two wounded soldiers during the military mission.


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