Army Spec. Tanner C. Brown has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Brown is an infantryman assigned to the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. He has served in the military for three and a half years.

He is the son of Richard and Tamarra Brown of Crescent City and a 2009 graduate of Del Norte High School.