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Troops Deploy from Fort Sill

Fort Sill_A group of about 1,600 National Guard troops will be honored at Fort Sill this morning.  This as they prepare to deploy in support of the global war on terror.  The citizen-soldiers are from 11 states, including Oklahoma and Texas.  The troops are with Task Force 34, an Army Aviation group.  Their deployment ceremony is set for 11am on the Fort Sill Polo Field.  The soldiers are heading to Iraq.

Count on 7News for coverage tonight.  And, as always you are welcome to attend the ceremony, and show your support for the troops.

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