More than 160 soldiers have returned to Fort Carson after a one-year deployment in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The troops from the 4th Engineer Battalion arrived at about 2 a.m. Tuesday.
Their job included finding and clearing improvised bombs from roads in both countries.
Two Fort Carson soldiers were killed in battle Friday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Monday.
They have been identified as Spc. Eric N. Lembke, 25, of Tampa, Florida and Pfc. Kimble A. Han, 30, of Lehi, Utah.
Their vehicle was hit by an improvised explosive device....