Area soldiers earn 2nd IBCT, 34th Infantry Division patch during Camp Dodge ceremony

Pfc. Andrew M. Polich and Pvt. Alberto Garcia of Storm Lake and Pvt. Christopher Langner were part of approximately 80 Iowa Army National Guard Soldiers recently recognized during a patching ceremony held at the Camp Dodge Joint Maneuver Training Center in Johnston.

This ceremony represents a time-honored tradition, where Iowa Citizen-Soldiers officially receive the left-shoulder military patch representing their unit of assignment in the Iowa Army National Guard.

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