Brian Leonhardt

Members of the Indiana National Guard 713th Engineer Company are greeted by family and friends at a hangar in Gary, Ind., after returning from a year in Afghanistan on Sept. 26, 2012. The unit lost six of its members in combat during the tour. (Credit: CBS)

National Guard Unit Returns Home After Losing 6 Members In Afghanistan

Members of an Indiana National Guard unit returned home with heavy hearts on Wednesday, after losing six of their fellow soldiers in combat in Afghanistan.

CBS 2–09/26/2012

Indiana National Guard Spc. Christopher Patterson, left, and Spc. Brian Leonhardt were killed in Afghanistan. (CBS)

2 Chicago Area Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

Four soldiers from an Indiana-based National Guard unit, including two from the Chicago area, have been killed in Afghanistan.