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527th Engineering Battalion reunites

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FBLA President Elizabeth Smith reviews flyers with the 527th Engineering Battalion staff members.

More than 20 years ago, members of the Louisiana Army National Guard 527th Engineer Battalion (Combat Heavy) deployed with great fanfare for Operation Desert Storm.

On Dec. 3, 1990, the Battalion received the alert notification and on Dec. 6, 1990, they were activated. They mobilized to Ft. Polk to the cheers of large crowds throughout Louisiana.

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