Army Rocket Training

Army Rocket Training

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A unit from Joint Base Lewis-McChord is drilling at the Yakima Training Center for a return deployment to the Middle East.
The 5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment was previously deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan but the destination for the upcoming nine-month deployment has not been announced.
The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1mCq4iE ) the 300 soldiers operate truck-mounted rocket batteries that are based in Kuwait and Qatar.