"By Marty Touchette
Daily Review Atlas
Posted May 19, 2010 @ 10:01 PM
MONMOUTH — Units from the 2nd Battalion, 123rd Field Artillery will be deploying Sunday for the Sinai Peninsula. The deployment will involve units from Milan, Galesburg and Macomb with several individuals from the Monmouth area.
The Macomb unit will be traveling north on US Route 67, through Good Hope, past Roseville, Monmouth, and through Viola. People in the Monmouth area who wish to send off the units should gather at the North Junction (US Routes 67 and 34) no later than 9 a.m.
Sunday. Blue Star Mothers of America member Megan Grant will have approximately 25 American flags on hand to help well wishers show their support."
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