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More than 100 Fort Bragg paratroopers return home

(Photo: WNCN) (Photo: WNCN)
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (WNCN) -

Paratroopers assigned the 82nd Airborne Division Headquarters and the Division colors returned home Wednesday morning.

The plane carrying the paratroopers landed around 7:15 a.m. Wednesday. Family and friends greeted 118 paratroopers at Green Ramp on Pope Army Airfield.

The group returning home Wednesday was deployed to Iraq in June 2015 as the Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command-Iraq.

This is the last group of the 82nd Airborne Division to return home, marking the end of a successful deployment.

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