The 168 Engineering Unit of the Army National Guard, stationed in Fayette, held a departure ceremony on Sunday, June 21 at the Fayette National Guard Amory. The unit will be leaving for deployment in Kuwait and is scheduled to return in May 2021. The 168 Engineering Unit has previously been deployed overseas in Iraq and Afghanistan. There are currently 153 members in the engineering unit, with many of the members located in Fayette County and the surrounding area.
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