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Cover: Heroes Welcomed

On July 11, more than sixty 108th Wing Civil Engineer Squadron Airmen returned from a six-month tour in Iraq. From bottom to top, Tech. Wilmont Griffin, Senior Airman James Rice and Airman 1st Class Kiera Clark descend from the aircraft to be met by their loved ones. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Barb Harbison, 108W/PA.


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Maj. Yvonne Mays
Capt. April Kelly
Chief Warrant Officer 2
Patrick Daugherty

Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen

Staff Writers/Photographers
Kryn Westhoven
Tech. Sgt. Barbara Harbison
Sgt. Wayne Woolley

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Inside Cover: Aviators honored

On Jan. 16, civic leaders to include Governor- elect Chris Christie and his family joined the families of the more than 250 New Jersey Army National Guard Soldiers of the 1-150th Assault Helicopter Battalion at a Welcome Home event at the War Memorial in Trenton, which brings to a close a oneyear Operation Iraqi Freedom mobilization. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen, 177FW/PA.

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