TN soldiers will be welcomed home from deployment Thursday - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Emotional homecoming for Mid-South soldiers

(WMC-TV) – Tennessee soldiers returned home Thursday from a one-year overseas deployment.

The 170 soldiers, who have been in Kuwait, arrived in Smyrna. They then made their way to their local armories.

In Ripley, families and friends waited with signs and smiles for their loved ones to come home.

It was an emotional homecoming filled with hugs and tears.

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