Photojournalism - toddmizener

Goodbye

Iowa National Guard Sgt. Cory Gilbert holds his teary-eyed 5-year-old daughter Adriana Gilbert tight to his chest before being deployed with his Davenport, Iowa-based National Guard unit. 55 members of the 334th Forward Support Battalion and the 834th Engineer Company along with their family and friends attended a farewell ceremony for the units at the Davenport Armory.