Milwaukee (WISN) -- A special send-off ceremony was held for a local national guard unit.
The 128th air fueling wing is deploying more than 50 airmen and women to the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia.
A father of a navy veteran was more than proud of his daughter.
"While she is over seas supporting our freedom, it's just a very proud feeling. We're gonna support her and her family while she's abroad," Rick Chojnacki said.
The deployment is to support contingency operations.
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