Soldiers Return to Fort Sill

10-25-06 FORT SILL, Okla. (AP) - About 130 soldiers who spent the past year in Iraq have returned to Fort Sill.

The troops from B Battery, First Battalion, 17th Field Artillery
were stationed in Balad and provided security for civilian convoys.

One of the returning soldiers left as a Kenyan but returned as
an American. Sergeant Ezeikiel Karioki became a U-S citizen during
the deployment.

Fort Sill spokeswoman Emily Kelley says there are about
25-hundred to three-thousand Fort Sill soldiers serving in Iraq and