Thursday, June 27, 2013
Spc. Madeline Adams (Left) and Spc. Julia Adams (Center), twins, and both members of 223rd Engineer Company, South Carolina Army National Guard, stand with their parents Clarence Adams and Melissa McCoy during their departure ceremony at the Summerville Armory, Summerville, S.C., Jun. 22, 2013. The 1223rd Engineer Company is departing for Texas for training before their deployment to Afghanistan. The 1223rd Engineer Company’s mission is assist in deconstruction of operating bases during the drawdown of forces in Afghanistan.