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Back From Iraq, A Soldier Gives Thanks With Family

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Back From Iraq, A Soldier Gives Thanks With Family

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Back From Iraq, A Soldier Gives Thanks With Family

Back From Iraq, A Soldier Gives Thanks With Family

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Military families across the country celebrated Thanksgiving this week with loved ones who were home after being deployed to Iraq for the last time. Scores of troops are coming home as the war winds down to an end next month, but for one Kentucky National Guardsman, his commitment to family is as strong as his desire to serve. Brenna Angel of member station WUKY in Lexington has his story.