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Fort Benning holds deployment ceremony for soldiers headed to Africa

(Source: Fort Benning) (Source: Fort Benning)

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) – A deployment ceremony was held for soldiers assigned to Fort Benning's 14th Combat Support Hospital.

Troops are getting ready to deploy to West Africa in support of Operation United Assistance.

The ceremony was held at Freedom Hall at 8 a.m. Thursday morning.

The length of the deployment has not been determined.

This deployment comes just days after soldiers from another unit returned to Ft. Benning from West Africa in the mission to fight the Ebola outbreak.

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