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Air Force reservists return home

Post by Scott Fontaine on March 17, 2010 at 1:30 pm |
March 17, 2010 1:30 pm
Tech. Sgt. Jacob Erickson, right, of Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s 446th Civil Engineer Squadron celebrates his homecoming with his son, John Erickson, and wife, Patsy, on the Sea-Tac Airport tram. (U.S. Air Force photo)

Thirty Air Force reservists from Joint Base Lewis-McChord returned home Monday after a six-month deployment to Iraq.

The airmen, members of the 446th Civil Engineer Squadron, served in Kirkuk. They deployed in August 2009; eight of the squadron’s firefighters remain in Iraq and will likely return this summer.

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