Guard Brigade Ordered To Stand Down

September 5, 2003 - Posted at: 3:39 p.m. CDT

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Arkansas National Guard says a brigade that was to report on September 13 has had the order lifted.

Members of the 3,100-soldier 39th Enhanced Separate Infantry Brigade is still on alert.  The Guard says the brigade's departure date will not be known until a date of departure is announced.

Members of the brigade are being told to report to their armories on September 13 for a normal weekend drill.

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