Soldiers say goodbye to families before Afghanistan deployment - Article Photos 7/16

Ashlee Kiser hugs her husband Spc. Jenzen Kizer while holding their son Jack, eight months, at a deployment ceremony for 149th General Support Aviation Battalion (GSAB), as they prepare for deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom on Thursday, April 25, 2013 in Lexington, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman