Iowa soldiers get warm welcome home
Published 07/29/2011, Worthington Daily Globe
2168th Transportation Co. back from Afghanistan SHELDON, Iowa — Of the 35 young soldiers welcomed home Friday afternoon in Sheldon, one was looking forward to climbing into a new-to-him BMW, a second soldier was going to be the first to autograph the cast on his 8-year-old daughter’s broken arm, and yet another, well, he had a belly filled with butterflies and a simple little box hiding in his pocket.Word count: 969
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