By Sam Youngman - 05/04/11 10:22 PM EDT
President Obama will visit Fort Campbell in Kentucky on Friday to address service members returning from Afghanistan.
The fort is home to the 101st Airborne and has several brigade combat teams that have recently returned from Afghanistan, though much of the division remains deployed in that country. Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenWATCH LIVE: Biden delivers commencement address at West Point White House goes into lockdown after nearby shooting Biden wants ‘uncomfortable’ racism debate MORE will also make the trip.
The president is scheduled Thursday to lay a wreath at Ground Zero, where the World Trade Center towers were destroyed on Sept. 11, 2001.
Obama handed out Medals of Honor Monday at a White House ceremony.