95 Fort Carson soldiers coming home Monday after eight-month deployment

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FORT CARSON, Colo. — About 95 Fort Carson soldiers are coming home Monday after eight months in the Middle East.

The soldiers are from the 127th Military Police Company and the 148th MP Detachment, both from the 759th MP Battalion. They deployed to Kuwait and Qatar in August in support of Operation Spartan Shield. Both units provided law enforcement operations at their respective installations.

A homecoming ceremony will be held at 5 p.m. Monday at the special events center on post. The ceremony was originally scheduled for later in the evening, but was moved up Monday afternoon.

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