Article Photos: 45th Infantry deployment ceremony held in downtown OKC 4/27

Relatives of Sgt. Ralph Pugh watch from their seats at the 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team deployment ceremony inside the Cox Convention Center,  Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011. From left, Victoria Cousins, his sister; Rose Mattiolo, his grandmother; and Annette Wiseman, his mother, uses a tissue to wipe tears,  made signs and taped them to the front rail before the ceremony began.  Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman