Ready for home
The troops are ready to come home.
"We can see the light at the end of the tunnel," said Minnesota National Guard Capt. Adam Gilbertson, company commander of Able Company, 2-136th, said via telephone Thursday afternoon.
After what will be 22 months away from home, the men "look forward to coming back and being a part of the community. It's just a long time to be gone," he said.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.