Kaitlin Manning is just one of the first-time moms of the 624th Engineers Company doing it all by herself while her husband was deployed.
“It's been a lot harder than I thought I applaud any single parent ever because I don't want to do it anymore,” she said.
While deployed, the Springville-based company's mission was to construct buildings in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
“It’s been hard for her, taking care of two kids by herself, but she did a good job,” said Sgt. Brodie Mcleod of his wife.
The soldiers arrived from