Camp Shelby hosts Retiree's Day

CAMP SHELBY, MS (WDAM) - More than 300 former Mississippi National Guard soldiers and their families gathered at Camp Shelby Thursday for an event in their honor.

They were invited to the post for Retiree's Day.

They viewed modern and antique military vehicles, visited the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum and were given an update on current and future National Guard activities and programs from Mississippi Adjutant General William Freeman, who gave the event's keynote address.

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