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Guam soldiers to depart for annual training

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by Nick Delgado

Guam - Over 600 soldiers with the Guam Army National Guard's 1-294th Infantry Regiment will again be airlifted tomorrow for their final annual training in California before the unit deploys to Afghanistan early next year. The soldiers will spend three weeks at the maneuver training center in Camp Roberts.

According to the Guam National Guard, this is the second time a large contingent of Army Guard soldiers will be airlifted to a training site about 8,000 miles away. The unit is composed of troops from Guam and the CNMI.

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