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Nov 25, 2011

Operation Welcome Home


Operation Welcome Home supports returning troops

"Operation Welcome Home is a volunteer organization dedicated to supporting our deployed troops, especially upon their return to America. In Baltimore, these volunteers eagerly await the call or email notifying them that someone is returning home. This someone might be one individual or a full battalion or a number of troops somewhere in between!"
"Those greeting the troops will be doing their greetings at the Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, better known as BWI! Many of these “welcoming events” are held at the International Terminal. "

We flew in to Baltimore from Europe twice SPACE A on a flight that originated from the Gulf. It was great to see the welcome for the troops. They also cheered for us, old retirees. I felt odd about this until my wife pointed out this was the welcome we should have received when we got back from Vietnam.  So, my thanks to all who make this welcome happen.


Continue reading on Examiner.com Operation Welcome Home supports returning troops - Baltimore Soldiers Abroad | Examiner.com http://www.examiner.com/soldiers-abroad-in-baltimore/operation-welcome-home-supports-returning-troops-1#ixzz1ejYV8oEu



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