Camp Shelby hosts former National Guard members for Retiree Day

CAMP SHELBY, MS (WDAM) - Nearly 300 former Mississippi Army and Air National Guard members gathered at Camp Shelby on Thursday for the annual Retiree Day.

The retirees were welcomed by National Guard and Camp Shelby command staff, served lunch and were given tours of the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum and the latest military vehicles.

The National Guard hosts the event each year to honor former Guard members and their families for their service.