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Lt. Col. Scott St. Sauver, left, and Command Sgt. Maj. Erik Arne, members of the 1-151st Field Artillery, prepare their flag to be cased during a transfer of authority ceremony Friday at Camp Buehring, Kuwait. (Submitted photo)

Troops from area arriving at Fort McCoy

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MONTEVIDEO -- Area communities are looking forward to welcoming back soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 151st Field Artillery possibly by the Easter holiday.

The first wave of soldiers was scheduled to arrive at Fort McCoy, Wis., on Sunday, following their 12-month deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, according to information from the Minnesota National Guard.

The battalion completed a transfer of authority ceremony Friday at Camp Buehring, Kuwait.

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