Sunday, April 2, 2023

Merry Christmas from Kuwait: Oxford Soldiers Send Message to Families, Community

Not everyone gets to spend Christmas relaxing by the fire and eating double helpings of pecan pie. For those protecting our country abroad, the closest they can get is a phone call, letter or video call. received a video from the Alpha Company, 2-198th CAB, 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team of the Mississippi Army National Guard. They wanted to wish their friends, family and the Oxford community a Merry Christmas from Kuwait.

Alpha Company is the Unit that is Located in Oxford, Mississippi. They are an Armor unit that operates the M1A2 Abrams Tank.

They have been deployed to Kuwait since summer 2018 and will be returning in the spring 2019. staff report