BEND, OR -- Nearly 200 soldiers with the 1st Squadron, 82nd Cavalry Regiment will take part in a demobilization ceremony in Bend, Saturday afternoon. The unit deployed last summer to provide security in Afghanistan.
Click HERE to read more about the company's return to Redmond in April.
More than 90% of the squadron earned combat badges - including 26 Bronze Star Medals and three Purple Hearts. The 1-82 Cavalry is headquartered in Bend, with companies in Redmond, Lebanon and Klamath Falls.
Saturday's Demobilization ceremony begins at 3 p.m. at Vince Genna Stadium.