MIDDLE EAST (WTVA) - Soldiers with the 155th Thunder Brigade have arrived in the Middle East for deployment.
The 155th posted to its Facebook page Monday with a picture showing soldiers getting off a plane.
"We are looking forward to a great deployment," stated Col. Doug Ferguson, 155th ABCT commander.
The 155th will spend approximately one year in the Middle East as part of Operation Spartan Shield.
Soldiers have been training in the Southwest United States for this deployment.
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