ROSEVILLE, Minn. (WCCO) — Just two days after Americans took time to remember the nation’s veterans, a group of Minnesota soldiers is preparing to head overseas. The 55 soldiers will take part in Operation Enduring Freedom.

The soldiers are from the 147th Human Resources Company and are going to be deployed to multiple areas in both Kuwait and Afghanistan.

Watch the video above as photojournalist Carly Danek shows why soldiers and their loved ones are proud of their unique mission overseas.

Comments (2)
  1. Kathleen Hand says:

    We are so proud of you Doug. Come back safe to us. We love you. Eric, Kathleen, Joey, Markus and Emma

  2. PFC Eggen, Comyia says:

    HOOAH That’s my unit!!!! WE MISS YOU GUYS BACK HOME!!!!! It was so great to see some of your faces on this video! Can’t wait to see you back.

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