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ARMY RESERVES: Iowa Unit Called To Afghanistan

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A northwest Iowa Army Reserve unit is being called up for overseas duty.

The 415th Military Police Detachment, based in Pocahontas, is being deployed to Afghanistan.

This is the unit’s third deployment to Afghanistan in six years. The group was also sent in 2009 and in 2010.

A sendoff ceremony will be held January 18th at Pocahontas High School.