February 5, 2013
By Ashley Cross
Pfc. James Solima, 203rd Brigade Support Battalion, kisses his wife Feb. 1 at Freedom Hall after returning with his unit from a seven-month deployment to Kuwait. The sign reads "Here I am, just like I promised."
About 250 Soldiers with the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team disembark from a plane Feb. 1 at Lawson Army Airfield.
Staff Sgt. Curtis Foudray hugs his children, Alexis, Addison and Andrew. There were smiles all around for the hundreds of family members who waited not-so-patiently as the plane landed and the troops disembarked Feb. 1.
Spc. Jeremy Wood holds his 6-week-old son, Isaac, with his wife, Alexis, a short time after returning to Fort Benning Feb. 1. 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team deployed to Kuwait in June to partner with Kuwaiti forces through Operation Spartan Shield.
Sgt. David Bunnell hugs his 7-month-old son, Jagger, at the welcome home ceremony Feb. 1.