California National Guard preps for Ebola mission

November 17, 2014 3:22 AM

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A unit of the California Army National Guard has been ordered to mobilize for possible deployment to West Africa to support U.S. and international efforts to fight the deadly Ebola virus.

The Army National Guard announced Sunday that the 223rd Military Intelligence Battalion, headquartered in San Francisco, is among six National Guard battalions ordered for involuntary mobilization.

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