SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A deployment ceremony is scheduled next week for South Dakota National Guard soldiers heading to the Middle East.
The ceremony for the 14 soldiers with the 927th Engineer Detachment is July 6 at the Multi-Cultural Center in Sioux Falls. The group is deploying for nine months of duty in Kuwait after final training at Fort Bliss, Texas.
The unit's mission will be to help with engineering projects.