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People wave signs for their loved ones Tuesday as the buses full of soldiers arrive at the Civic Center in Litchfield. Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal

Welcome home 849th: Members of Litchfied-based National Guard unit return after 11 months in Afghanistan

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LITCHFIELD —The parking lot filled with vehicles, tissues were passed around and tensions were high as people waited for the buses to arrive.

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The buses contained husbands, sons and brothers from 28 Minnesota communities who had just finished an 11-month deployment in Afghanistan.

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