Posted: Aug 19, 2010 1:54 PM
Updated: Aug 19, 2010 1:54 PM
A Louisiana National Guard company from Alexandria is now in charge of the defense operations center at Camp Croper on the Victory Base Complex in Baghdad, Iraq.
Sgt. Tresa L. Allemang reports that the 199th Brigade Support Battalion's Headquarters Company took over from a Texas National Guard unit out of San Antonio.
1st Sgt. Scott Corley of Tioga says the new duties include a quick reaction force for the last U.S.-controlled detainee facility in Iraq.