FORT LEE, Va. – Due to unexpected travel delays, family and friends will reunite with Soldiers from the Army’s 54th Quartermaster Company in the early morning hours of Aug. 7, when they are expected to return from a six-month deployment in Southwest Asia.

A ceremony recognizing their return and efforts in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel is rescheduled to Tuesday, Aug. 11. Another advisory will be issued when the time of the ceremony is determined.

WHAT: Redeployment Ceremony

WHO: 54th Quartermaster Company

WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 11, time to be determined

WHERE: Clark Fitness Center

The 54th Quartermaster Company is one of the Army’s only two active duty mortuary affairs units, which are both based here.

Media with questions may contact Sarah Gauvin at or (804) 734-6965.