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Va. National Guard members to be deployed to Cuba

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SANDSTON, Va. (AP) - About 30 National Guard soldiers based in Virginia Beach are being mobilized for deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
    
Maj. Gen. Timothy Williams, the state's adjutant general, says members of the Guard's 229th Military Police Company will go on active duty Oct. 15 for a deployment of about nine months.
    
They will train at Fort Pickett for about three weeks in August and report to Fort Bliss, Texas, for additional training before deployment.
 

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