National Guard Soldiers Get Warm Welcome Home
By Marcus Gilmer in News on Aug 3, 2009 9:45PM
180 National Guard troops got a warm welcome home today from friends, family, and Governor Pat Quinn. The ceremony was held today at Soldier Field; it's the first trip home in almost a year for the soldiers from the 178th Infantry. The troops were among those that Gov. Quinn visited during his surprise trip to the Middle East a few weeks ago.