COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) - Eight members of the Vermont National Guard are back home after nearly a year in Africa.
The members of the Vermont Army Guard's Operational Support Airlift Detachment 27 were welcomed home in a brief ceremony at Camp Johnson in Colchester on Friday.
They have served for nearly a year in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa transporting passengers and cargo.
The group previously had served a year in Afghanistan in 2008.
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