20 Jan 2006

American Samoa combat reservists return from Iraq

9:26 am on 20 January 2006

The first members of the American Samoa Army Reserve combat units to return home are set to arrive this morning

Lt. Colonel Howard Sugai, the Public Affairs Officer for the Army Reserve said that about 88 soldiers would be on this morning's flight but stressed that the numbers may change.

About 200 combat reservists from American Samoa were deployed to Iraq for one year.