Camp Pendleton Welcomes Marines Home After five months in Iraq, some 1,200 Marines of the First Battalion, Fifth Regiment have returned to base at Camp Pendleton, Calif. NPR's Eric Niiler, who spent time with the unit in Iraq, catches up with them stateside.
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Camp Pendleton Welcomes Marines Home

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Camp Pendleton Welcomes Marines Home

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Camp Pendleton Welcomes Marines Home

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After five months in Iraq, some 1,200 Marines of the First Battalion, Fifth Regiment have returned to base at Camp Pendleton, Calif. NPR's Eric Niiler, who spent time with the unit in Iraq, catches up with them stateside.