WKU Public Radio News Staff
Tue September 11, 2012
National Guard Unit Returns to Greenville on 9/11
A Kentucky National Guard firefighting team is returning to Greenville on Tuesday, on the 11th anniversary of 9/11 and a year to the day since the soldiers' departure. The unit will be welcomed home Tuesday afternoon at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center.
The overseas tour was the first for the 176th Firefighting Team.
The soldiers are among more than 14,000 Kentucky National Guard members who have mobilized since Sept. 11, 2001.