Sgt. Margaret Kerchief, a healthcare specialist, more commonly known as a combat medic, daughter of Dr. Karl and Margaret Kerchief of Vicksburg returned from duty in Kandahar, Afghanistan on Wednedsay, August 29, 2013.
Serving as a soldier in C Company, 501st Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Sgt. Kerchief spent her deployment at the Warrior Recovery Center in Kandahar Airfield, as a liaison officer.
The Sgt.’s mother, twin sister Jamie and her nephew, Tristan greeted her in El Paso, Texas, with signs from her extended family and friends in Vicksburg.