Originally Published: July 30, 2008 10:16 p.m.
Army Sgt. Micky F. Boughner has been mobilized and activated for deployment overseas to a forward operating base in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Members from all branches of the U.S. military and multinational forces are also assisting in rebuilding Iraq's economic and governmental infrastructure, and training and preparing Iraqi military and security forces to assume full authority and responsibility in defending and preserving Iraq's sovereignty and independence as a democracy.
Boughner, a section sergeant with five years of military service, is normally assigned to the 4th Aviation Regiment, 4th Infantry, Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.
He is the son of Raymond and Mary Boughner of Chino Valley, Ariz.