Hundreds attend annual Military Retirees Day at Camp Shelby

CAMP SHELBY, MS (WDAM) - Hundreds of former Mississippi Army and Air National Guard personnel visited Camp Shelby Thursday for a day in their honor.

They had lunch, were briefed on recent National Guard deployments and checked out the Army's latest tanks and helicopters during the annual Military Retirees Day at the post.

An estimated 300 retirees from across the state made the trip to Shelby to participate in the event.

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