122nd’s Defenders squadron returns to Fort Wayne

Video by Photojournalist Ross Kinsey

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Thirteen members of the 122nd Fighter Wing’s security force The Defenders returned Monday to Fort Wayne International Airport after a seven-month deployment.

The airmen had been stationed in Kuwait, tasked with defending the perimeter as law enforcement agents. The troops were part of the ground combat forces of the Air Force.

Eight more members of the squadron are expected to return Wednesday.