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514th Military Police Company deploy for Cuba

514th Military Police Company deploy for Cuba


COMPANY’ HAVE SERVED THEIR COUNTRY DATING BACK TO WORLD WAR TWO. SINCE 19-90, THE UNIT HAS DEPLOYED FIVE TIMES TO SUPPORT FEDERAL SERVICE. TODAY, MEMBERS DEPLOYED FROM GREENVILLE. WNCT’S NICOLE NEUMAN REPORTS ON THEIR NEXT MISSION. Nats- singing of the national anthem MORE THAN 160 NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL GUARD SOLDIERS FROM THE 514TH MILITARY POLICE COMPANY IN WINTERVILLE ARE ON THEIR WAY TO GUANTANAMO BAY. IT’S IN SUPPORT OF OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM – GITMO. Sot- “we’re having a going away ceremony for our upcoming deployment.” THE SOLDIERS DEPLOYED FROM THE PIRATE CLUB AT DOWDY- FICKLEN STADIUM IN GREENVILLE SUNDAY MORNING. Nats- “Members of the 514th it’s time for us to leave the ones we love and honor the freedom of the United States.” “The soldiers are being tasked with providing various external security operations while in Cuba.” Sot- “it’s standard military police function. It’s exactly what it sounds like. It’s providing security.” IT’S IN SUPPORT OF THE ONGOING MISSION OF THE JOINT DETENTION GROUP AT THE GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL STATION. THIS GROUP OF SOLDIERS IS EXPECTED BACK NEXT SUMMER. AS MOST CAN IMAGINE THE TIME CAN’T COME SOON ENOUGH FOR THEIR LOVED ONES. Sot: “very proud of him, but also really nervous.. Anxious and all. This is my first deployment.” butt Sot- “I’m hoping that where he’s going isn’t as hostile as the first two places he went.” BUT.. WHILE THEY’RE AWAY… IT’S COMFORTING TO KNOW THEY’RE IN GOOD HANDS. “I know they’re going to take care of me, and I’m going to take care of them.” butt Sot: “whenever you’re in situations like this.. Any kind of peril.. It really builds a deep brotherhood amongst the people that are participating. You saw that here today with the closeness of this group. That’s inspiring to me because I have two very good friends in this unit, and as they go out that makes me feel they’re going to watch out for each other. They’re going to keep each other safe.” IN GREENVILLE, NICOLE NEUMAN, 9 ON YOUR SIDE. IN CRAVEN COUNTY, THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS


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