The first hug

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany -- U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Todd Scholl, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, hugs his daughter Brooklyn here Sept. 21, 2013, after returning from a deployment to southwest Asia supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Scholl's children painted welcome-home signs and wore decorated clothing for his return. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Daryl Knee/Released)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Daryl KneeReleased
VIRIN: 130921-F-JZ627-097.JPG
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