Troop deployment

Some Fort Gordon soldiers are on the way to Afghanistan.

12 military policemen from the Augusta post and 28 from other installations left Tuesday.

Their mission will be law enforcement and customs duties in Afghanistan.

The unit has been training at Fort Gordon for more than a month for this mission.

The group also trained for riot control, Geneva Convention, customs certification, laws of war, marksmanship, convoy operations and force protection.


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