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More than 200 Marines return home

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MIRAMAR (CNS) - More than 200 Marines with the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing are back home Monday following a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

The Marines were welcomed by family and friends on the flight line at a homecoming ceremony at 8 a.m., according to Miramar's public affairs office.

While away, the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing provided close air support, air assault and transportation for ground troops.

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