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Soldiers returning to Fort Campbell on Friday after 9 months in Afghanistan

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FORT CAMPBELL, Kentucky — Another plane loaded with soldiers who have been serving in Afghanistan is headed home to Fort Campbell on Friday.

The post on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line says about 60 soldiers from Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division are expected for a welcome home ceremony Friday afternoon.

The unit provided counter-rocket, artillery and mortar support for coalition forces during a nine-month deployment.

Family, friends and fellow soldiers are expected at the ceremony at the post.

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