Biden's Son Will Deploy to Iraq by Month's End

Beau Biden, 39, is captain in Delaware National Guard
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 13, 2008 11:48 AM CST
Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., attends a deployment ceremony Oct. 3, 2008, for the unit of the Delaware Army National Guard in which son Beau serves as a captain.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Joe Biden’s son Beau, 39, will be sent to Iraq by Thanksgiving, Politico reports. Beau Biden, a captain in the Delaware National Guard and also the state’s attorney general, will leave Fort Bliss, Texas, for the Middle East in the next two weeks with the rest of Delaware’s 261st Tactical Theater Signal Brigade.