The Pennsylvania National Guard's 56th Stryker Brigade is now in Kuwait, about to move to a base in Iraq. The soldiers had spent the fall training at 3 Army bases here in the State's Camp Shelby, Mississippi, Fort Polk, Louisiana, and Fort Dix, New Jersey. Three local soldiers are keeping 'audio diaries,' to share their experiences with you. Today, hear from Specialist Ilan McPherson and Platoon Sergeant Matt Nedrow of the 2nd 112th Infantry - based in Bellefont - about training at Camp Shelby.
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