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4th BCT Homecoming

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year.

CARSON HOMECOMING

Emelya Barowitz, 1, waves a flag as she waits for her father, Sgt. John Barowitz, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Michael Pfaff, 6, second from right, and Gabriel Pfaff, 3, right, watch as their parents, Spc. Jonathan Pfaff and Tara Pfaff kiss for a photo after Jonathan returned home from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Emelya Barowitz, 1, screams and waves a flag as she waits for her father, Sgt. John Barowitz, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Jesse Cunard, left, kisses Spc. Bethany Jensen after he proposed to her upon her return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pfc. Zachary Rogers hugs his nephew, Jaxon Amt, after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pfc. Marcos Duarte carries his bags after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Gabriel Pfaff, 3, waits for his father to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Siblings Alex Harris, 3, and Emily Harris, 8, waive a sign as they wait for their father, Sfc. Raymond Harris, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Sgt. David Perez hugs his mother, Monica Perez, after he returned from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Spc. Dalton Altman holds his nine-month-old son, Carter Altman, on his shoulders after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Spc. Jamie Morristo carries her nephew, Brandon Laws, after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Spc. Dalton Altman holds his nine-month-old son, Carter Altman, in the air after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

Spc. Jamie Morris walks with her nephews, Brandon and Jacob Laws, after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

Pfc. Zachary Rogers holds his nephew Jaxon Amt after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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CARSON HOMECOMING

Emelya Barowitz, 1, waves a flag as she waits for her father, Sgt. John Barowitz, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Michael Pfaff, 6, second from right, and Gabriel Pfaff, 3, right, watch as their parents, Spc. Jonathan Pfaff and Tara Pfaff kiss for a photo after Jonathan returned home from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Emelya Barowitz, 1, screams and waves a flag as she waits for her father, Sgt. John Barowitz, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Jesse Cunard, left, kisses Spc. Bethany Jensen after he proposed to her upon her return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Pfc. Zachary Rogers hugs his nephew, Jaxon Amt, after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Pfc. Marcos Duarte carries his bags after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Gabriel Pfaff, 3, waits for his father to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Siblings Alex Harris, 3, and Emily Harris, 8, waive a sign as they wait for their father, Sfc. Raymond Harris, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Sgt. David Perez hugs his mother, Monica Perez, after he returned from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Spc. Dalton Altman holds his nine-month-old son, Carter Altman, on his shoulders after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Spc. Jamie Morristo carries her nephew, Brandon Laws, after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Spc. Dalton Altman holds his nine-month-old son, Carter Altman, in the air after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

About 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team return from Afghanistan to a homecoming at Fort Carson Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Spc. Jamie Morris walks with her nephews, Brandon and Jacob Laws, after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

CARSON HOMECOMING

Pfc. Zachary Rogers holds his nephew Jaxon Amt after returning from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the Fort Carson Special Events Center. The 4th BCT is the last Fort Carson unit deployed in Afghanistan and will be completely out of theater by December of this year. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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