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September 18, 2017
Defense Secretary James Mattis at the commissioning ceremony for the USS Gerald R. Ford at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia, July 22, 2017. Mattis said Aug. 20 that President Donald Trump, who had been accused by lawmakers of dragging his feet on Afghanistan, had settled on a new strategy after a “rigorous” review. (Hilary Swift/The New York Times)
U.S. to send over 3,000 troops to Afghanistan
September 18, 2017 - 3:07pm
July 20, 2010
Brig. Gen. Mark Anderson, Wisconsin Army National Guard commander, stresses the importance of the demobilization and reintegration process at Fort McCoy to the 30 National Guard Soldiers of the 724th Engineer Battalion who voluntarily returned after about three months deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. While the battalion continues route clearance in Iraq, the returning Soldiers - 23 from Wisconsin, five from Pennsylvania, and two from Puerto Rico - now serve as a test run for the demobili...
Some 724th soldiers head home early
July 20, 2010 - 10:30am
April 15, 2010
Donors who brought troops
April 15, 2010 - 8:12pm
February 5, 2010
Items most requested by troops
February 5, 2010 - 9:41am
December 2, 2009
Activists protest troop increase in Afghanistan
December 2, 2009 - 12:08pm
November 26, 2009
Students in Mrs. Wallin's first-grade class at Northwestern Elementary School decorate cards to send to the 114th Transportation Company in Afghanistan. (Submitted photo)
Reminders of home
November 26, 2009 - 1:00pm
October 27, 2009
List of Wis. troops killed in Iraq, Afghanistan
October 27, 2009 - 8:20pm