SALEM, Ore. – The remaining soldiers from the 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team are scheduled to return to Oregon, April 30, for ceremonies in Tigard and Roseburg.
The Tigard ceremony will be at the Maison Armory, 6700 SW Oak Street, at 10:00 a.m., and will be for Headquarters & Headquarters Company, IBCT, along with Detachment 1, Bravo Company, 1-186 Infantry.
The Roseburg Ceremony will be at the Roseburg High School gymnasium, 400 West Harvard Avenue Roseburg, at 4:00 p.m. and will be for Bravo & Charlie Companies 1-186 Infantry, 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team.
Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski and Maj. Gen. Raymond F. Rees, The Adjutant General, Oregon National Guard, are scheduled to attend both ceremonies.
Each ceremony will have approximately 100 soldiers, making them the last of the 41 IBCT troops to return from their 10-month deployment to Iraq.
Busses are scheduled to transport the troops from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., directly to each ceremony.