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908th Security Forces Squadron member Staff Sgt. Wesley Carnes beams a wide smile as he basks in the company of family and friends following his return to Maxwell AFB, Ala., following a six-month deployment to Iraq Aug. 13. While deployed Sergeant Carnes and 45 908th Security Forces Squadron personnel were assigned to a large expeditionary security forces unit comprised of Airmen from bases throughout the Air Force temporarily assigned to Kirkuk Regional Air Base, Iraq, to protect the base and its 5,000 personnel supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mr. Jeff Melvin)

PHOTO BY: Mr. Jeff Melvin
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