Regional
3:10 pm
Fri April 9, 2004

National Guard Unit Delayed in Departure from Iraq

Nashville, TN – The Army has delayed the departure of a Tennessee
National Guard unit from Iraq. The 1175th Transportation
Company had been scheduled to arrive at Fort Knox,
Kentucky on Monday.

The heavy equipment company is based in Tullahoma,
Tennessee, with a detachment in Brownsville, Tennessee.
The 1175th has been in Kuwait and Iraq for more than a
year.

No new date has been announced for the unit's return to
the United States.