National Guard Unit To Return From Iraq To Deal With Katrina Devastation…

A National Guard unit based in New Orleans will return from the war in
Iraq on Saturday to deal with the devastation of Hurricane Katrina and the flood that followed, a spokeswoman said on Monday.

"We have got several hundred soldiers that are coming back from a year in combat to this," said Samantha Bingham, a spokeswoman for Fort Polk, an army base northwest of New Orleans.

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