Welcome home ceremonies set for Davenport Army National Guard units

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Modified community welcome home ceremonies for the 1st Battalion “Ironman,” 133d Infantry Regiment, Iowa Army National Guard, will be held April 9 for about 110 Quad-City soldiers.

Due to ongoing COVID-19 related public health concerns, the welcome home ceremonies are not open to the public. The ceremonies will be livestreamed via social media.

About 110 soldiers from Company D, 1-133d Infantry BN, Davenport, will be honored at a homecoming ceremony at 12:15 p.m. the Quad City International Airport, 2200 69th Ave., Moline.

The ceremony will be livestreamed on Facebook: @DCo133INF.

The Ironman Battalion supported Operation Spartan Shield in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. This was the fifth federal mobilization for the Ironman Battalion since 2000, including a nearly 22-month mobilization in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from September 2005 through August 2007.

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