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By Sgt. Karl Williams, 3rd HBCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs OfficeNovember 13, 2009

Staff Sgt. Justin Casson, from 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, holds his 4-year-old son, Micah, as he is reunited with his Family in the evening hours of Nov. 10 at Cooper Field on Fort Hood. His wife Janelle, smiles as she holds their 1-year-old daughter, Ava. Their 8-year-old son, Elijah, wears his father's patrol cap after a welcome-home ceremony for members of the 3rd HBCT, 1st Cav. Div. Casson and approximately 300 fellow Soldiers returned to Fort Hood after a year-long deployment to Iraq.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Justin Casson, from 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, holds his 4-year-old son, Micah, as he is reunited with his Family in the evening hours of Nov. 10 at Cooper Field on Fort Hood. His wife Janelle, smiles as she holds their 1-year-old daughter, Ava. Their 8-year-old son, Elijah, wears his father's patrol cap after a welcome-home ceremony for members of the 3rd HBCT, 1st Cav. Div. Casson and approximately 300 fellow Soldiers returned to Fort Hood after a year-long deployment to Iraq. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Karl Williams, 3rd HBCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
Staff Sgt. Roman Rozell, of 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, bends down as his 2-year-old daughter Rylan, hugs him and smiles as his other two daughters, 4-year-old Jaisalyn and 7-year-old Mckenzie, prepare to get their hugs, Nov. 10, at the 1st Cav. Div.'s Cooper Field, in Fort Hood, Texas, during a welcome home ceremony. Rozell and approximately 300 fellow Soldiers returned from a year-long deployment to Iraq.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Roman Rozell, of 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, bends down as his 2-year-old daughter Rylan, hugs him and smiles as his other two daughters, 4-year-old Jaisalyn and 7-year-old Mckenzie, prepare to get their hugs, Nov. 10, at the 1st Cav. Div.'s Cooper Field, in Fort Hood, Texas, during a welcome home ceremony. Rozell and approximately 300 fellow Soldiers returned from a year-long deployment to Iraq. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Karl Williams, 3rd HBCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
Two-year-old Takara Guice, holds one large American flag and two smaller American Flags as she waits for her father, Staff Sgt. Truman Guice, of 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Nov. 10, at Cooper Field, in Fort Hood, Texas, during a welcome home ceremony. Approximately 300 Soldiers returned from a year-long deployment in Iraq.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Two-year-old Takara Guice, holds one large American flag and two smaller American Flags as she waits for her father, Staff Sgt. Truman Guice, of 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Nov. 10, at Cooper Field, in Fort Hood, Texas, during a welcome home ceremony. Approximately 300 Soldiers returned from a year-long deployment in Iraq. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Karl Williams, 3rd HBCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL