Unit of Utah Army National Guard deactivated

DRAPER, Utah (ABC4) - The Utah National Guard's 115th Maintenance Company was officially deactivated in a ceremony in Draper on Saturday afternoon. 

The unit was activated for the Berlin Crisis, it was mobilized for Fort Lewis and it deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

"Changes in the Army National Guard's operational requirements often create the need force-structure changes that require both the creation and deactivation of units in order to meet the overall needs of the Army. The deactivation of the 115th Maintenance Company represents the latest such change in the Utah Guard," said 1st Sgt. Brock Jones. 

Those assigned to the 115th Maintenance Company have been moved to other units within the Utah Guard.


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