The Advocate is reaching out to soldiers who served overseas in the Louisiana National Guard’s 256th Infantry Brigade as part of a series of stories

to mark the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Anyone who wishes to share reflections on the 256th’s role in the war on terror should contact Richard Burgess at the Advocate’s Acadiana Bureau in Lafayette at rburgess@theadvocate.com or (337) 234-0174.