FRANKFORT (AP) - Five Kentucky Army National Guard units will mobilize as part of the war in Iraq, the Guard announced Friday.
The 617th Military Police Company from Richmond and Bowling Green, including 182 soldiers, will mobilize Oct. 2, heading first to Fort McCoy, Wis.
On Oct. 24, Headquarters Company, 206th Engineer Battalion, of Harrodsburg, with 49 soldiers, mobilizes, then goes to Camp Atterbury, Ind.
The 182 soldiers of the 940th Military Police Company of Walton and Lexington will also go to Fort McCoy, mobilizing on Nov. 29.
B Company, 206th Engineer Battalion, of Hazard, with 182 soldiers, will mobilize Dec. 10 and go to Camp Atterbury.
Also on Dec. 10, the 299th Chemical Company of Jackson, with 82 soldiers, mobilizes, then heads to Fort Dix, N.J.