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204th Area Support Medical Company Returning Home from Sinai

Minnesota National Guard FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Jul 20, 2015

Cottage Grove, Minn - More than 40 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s 204th Area Support Medical Company are returning home over the next several weeks from a nine-month deployment to the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt in support of Multi-National Force and Observers (MFO)  The mission of the MFO is to enforce the 1979 peace treaty between Egypt and Israel

The 204th ASMC supported the nearly 2,000-strong Multi-National Force and Observers by providing medical services, veterinary services, preventive medicine, food inspection, and medical logistics

"The MFO is an independent international organization consisting of 14 different countries which provides peacekeeping responsibilities in the Sinai  Our job was to ensure the health of the Service members serving in the area," said Army 1st Sgt Brent A Ambuehl, 204th Area Support Medical Company 

Members of the media are invited to attend the welcome home ceremony Saturday, Aug 29th at 3 pmat Century College inside Lincoln Mall, 3300 Century Avenue North, White Bear Lake, Minn  Members of the media are invited to arrive 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the ceremony

For more information on the returning Soldiers, view the attached document Follow the 204th Area Support Medical Company ceremony and deployment at www.facebook.com/pages/204th-ASMC/162616918664 

For more information on the Minnesota National Guard, visit www.MinnesotaNationalGuard.org 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Minnesota National Guard Public Affairs at mn.ng.web@mail.mil or call 651-282-4410

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