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Fort Benning's 789th EOD Company returns home

(Source:  Sgt. Laura Bonano, DIVIDS) (Source: Sgt. Laura Bonano, DIVIDS)
Helmand Province, Afghanistan (Source:  Sgt. Laura Bonano, DIVIDS) Helmand Province, Afghanistan (Source: Sgt. Laura Bonano, DIVIDS)
FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) -

News Leader 9 has learned that around 45 soldiers are arriving at Fort Benning Wednesday evening.

Soldiers in the 789th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company are returning after a 9-month deployment in Afghanistan.

The soldiers in this company handled IED threats and have been deployed since start of the Christmas season last year. 

News Leader 9 will be on post as the soldiers return home and are reunited with their families.  We'll have a full report beginning on the news at 11.

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