200 ‘Big Red One’ soldiers return home from Kuwait

FORT RILEY (KSNT) – More than 200 Soldiers with the 1st Infantry Division Sustainment Brigade returned from a nine-month deployment to Kuwait on Monday.

While deployed, the brigade’s Soldiers were responsible for planning, oversight and resources for troops in five countries and 13 locations. The brigade supported Operation Inherent Resolve and provided sustainment support to U.S. Central Command across its area of responsibility.

The unit departed Fort Riley in June 2015. All members of the “Durable” brigade are expected to be home by the end of March.


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