Wrangler advance party returns home

Story and Photos by Staff Sgt. Joel F. Gibson
13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) Public Affairs

FORT HOOD, Texas — 29 Soldiers from the 4th Sustainment Brigade, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), returned to Fort Hood in a ceremony at the 13th SC(E) gym March 7.

The returning Soldiers were the advance party for the brigade’s redeployment after a year-long tour in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

While the brigade headquarters was based in Kuwait, they participated in operations supporting logistics throughout the entire theater of operations.

The rest of the brigade is scheduled to return to Fort Hood over the next few months.


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Sgt. 1st Class Joe Wagoner, battalion motor sergeant, Brigade Troops Battalion, 4th Sustainment Brigade, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), embraces his brother, retired Staff Sgt. Jose Gonzalez, a medic who was drafted in 1969 and served with the 13th from 1988 to 1989.