254RHS Airmen depart for training, deployment

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Airmen from the 254th Red Horse Squadron (RHS) departed Guam over the weekend enroute to Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas, for Combat Skills Training prior to deploying in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Guam – The members of the 254th RED HORSE Squadron will support an upcoming Rapid Engineering Deployable Heavy Operational Repair Squadron, Engineer (REDHORSE) mission.  A part of the First Expeditionary Civil Engineer Group (1 ECEG), their mission is to provide light troop labor construction and repair, engineering technical services, and heavy construction and repair within the Central Command (CENTCOM) Theater of Operations in order to engineer combat power and establish and sustain combat platforms.

The Guard asks the public for their continued support and to keep the Airmen in your thoughts and prayers now, as they prepare to deploy, and for the duration of their deployment.