The subject unit of the Florida National Guard, based in Plant City and sister unit to the Lakeland based unit, has been mobilized for deployment to the Middle East. 128 Troops will deploy. Many reside in our community. The Polk Veterans Council along with the Detroit Tiger Florida Operations staff will be hosting a departure ceremony.
When: 1200 hours, 7 January 2018
Where: Joker Marchant Stadium
The Public in invited and encouraged to attend. Calling all veterans to attend and support our local servicemembers. Plan to arrive early.