Remember when troops were promised
...they'd get a year in the USA between deployments?
That was a solid promise, issued last month, sort of a bargain made in exchange for increasing deployments to 15 months.
Well, that promise didn't last 30 days before being broken, according to an article in Stars And Stripes:
"Members of the 1st Armored Division’s 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry, Company A, learned Tuesday that they are scheduled to head back to Iraq in November, just nine months after the 150-soldier company left the combat zone in February ..."