The Washington Guard announced Wednesday another one of its units is on its way to Iraq. The 1st Battalion, 168th Aviation Regiment will have a departure ceremony 11 a.m. Friday at Fort Lewis. They’re about 200 soldiers in all from Washington and Idaho, who will be mobilized for 13 months, with 8-10 months overseas.
The guard announced last week that 50 military police officers from its 506th Military Police Detachment from Camp Murray will soon head to Iraq to perform law and order missions at U.S. bases there.
The Washington National Guard and Army Reserve units from Washington…