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Kentucky soldiers return home to welcome celebration

The Kentucky National Guard welcomed home around 225 soldiers Saturday. The 1204 Aviation Support Battalion, based out if Independence  returned home after a year long deployment in the Persian Gulf Region.

The troops were honored at a welcome home ceremony at the Florence Freedom Baseball Field in Florence Kentucky.

The battalion's mission was to provide logistical, maintenance, and signal support for military operations in the Persian Gulf.

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