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Tom Smart, Deseret News
Planes carrying servicemen of the Utah Army National Guard Second Battalion, 211th Aviation are given a fireman's salute at the Utah Air National Guard Base Saturday. Approximately 65 soldiers returned from a 12-month deployment to Afghanistan.

Families greeted soldiers of the Utah Army National Guard's Second Battalion, 211th Aviation as they returned home from a 12-month deployment to Afghanistan at the Utah Air National Guard Base Saturday, June 23, 2012, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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