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N.C. Guardsmen Back At Fort Bragg

Posted December 29, 2004 6:08 a.m. EST

— Troops with the 30th Heavy Separate Brigade are back in Fort Bragg in the arms of their loved ones.

The Brigade is returning one group at a time. Many of them are reuniting with their families for the first time in nearly a year.

Almost all of the soldiers in the unit plan to be back home by Jan. 10.

Some volunteered to stay overseas longer. Five were killed in action.