Fort Benning welcomed home about 90 soldiers from the 63rd Engineer Company from a 15-month deployment to Iraq early this morning.
The unit was scheduled to at Lawson Army Airfield about 3:30 a.m.
This was the company’s third deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. The unit last deployed from November 2005 to November 2006.
The 63rd Engineer Company is an element of the 11th Engineer Battalion. It is a combat support equipment unit capable of providing support to soldiers in defensive positions as well as constructing roads and airfields.