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1st Lt. Brett Campbell gets a kiss from his mother, Jo Campbell, right, as Kelly Krouse, his aunt, places her hand on his shoulder at the end of a homecoming ceremony for members of the Oklahoma National Guard's 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team returning from Afghanistan at the Will Rogers Air National Guard Base in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 30, 2012. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman