FAIRBANKS — The last main group of soldiers from the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division returned to Fort Wainwright Wednesday morning.
Soldiers from the 4,000-plus member brigade were deployed in Afghanistan for the past year. They were stationed in three southeastern provinces and had a mission to train Afghan security forces and support the Afghan government.
Soldiers have been in the process of returning to Fairbanks in the past month and will be officially honored at an upcoming redeployment ceremony.
Also planned is the Salute to Our Military Parade on May 12, a tribute to military service members and veterans.