Bliss Troops to Deploy
POSTED: Thursday, January 28, 2010 - 10:31am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:26pm
Fort Bliss - - Members of the 31st Combat Support Hospital will begin
a deployment to Afghanistan starting tomorrow at 11a.m.
More than 50 Soldiers will depart Fort Bliss for a year-long deployment
to support U.S. and coalition forces in the Afghanistan Theater of
The 31st CSH was deployed previously to Iran for a one year tour and
returned in the summer of 2008. In late December the unit deployed an
advance party, the remainder of the unit is expected to depart in the
next 60 days.
The CSH has been preparing for the deployment for the past year.