Over 80 soldiers greeted by family as they return home from serving in Djibouti

SMYRNA, Tenn. (WTVF) — Friends and families were gathered at Smyrna's Volunteer Training Site Friday morning, waiting for their loved ones to arriv...

November 12, 2022
6:54 AM

SMYRNA, Tenn. (WTVF) — Friends and families were gathered at Smyrna's Volunteer Training Site Friday morning, waiting for their loved ones to arrive.More than 80 soldiers from the Tennessee National Guard's 268th Military Police Company returned to Smyrna on Veterans Day, after serving overseas for the last 10 months at Chabelley Airfield in Djibouti, Africa.When the plane finally arrived, there was no shortage of hugs or tears. Family, friends, and fellow service members were able to welcome the soldiers home before a short in-processing.

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