Before the Battle: Training, deployment timelines changing for National Guard soldiers

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June 1, 2010 - 7:00pm

By the end of the year more than a thousand Nebraska Army National Guard soldiers will be serving in the Middle East a second, third or fourth deployment for some soldiers. Mike Tobias embedded with troops during a training exercise in Wyoming last month. As part of a weeklong series, he examines the demand on soldiers and the way training and deployments are changing as a result.



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