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Cinnaminson Soldier Has Extra Special Fourth of July Homecoming

Kristine Jones was welcomed home after serving overseas for 17 years, according to the Burlington County Times.

A Cinnaminson soldier who has been serving overseas for 17 years received an extra special Fourth of July homecoming, the Burlington County Times reports.

Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Kristine Jones, 37, began serving at the age of 19 and has served in Iraq, Germany and South Korea, according to the report.

She is leaving on Monday for an assignment on Monday in Maryland, but received a welcome home from her entire community on Friday, according to the report.

For more, visit burlingtoncountytimes.com.

John July 06, 2014 at 10:39 PM
Do not believe that the information is right, there is no deployment for 17 years that I know of....Of course its been a long time for me to be on active duty....I did not get special treatment as a matter of FACT The Vietnam Vets were called BABY KILLERS and that is a FACT.....enjoy the service with respect...
Brian N July 07, 2014 at 09:10 AM
John, it doesn't say it was a single deployment for 17 years. They are probably career military and were stationed at different spots overseas. I'm sorry for what you went through, but can you just let this service woman enjoy her recognition!?
John July 07, 2014 at 10:22 AM
I thought I was saying the information reported lacks the research for good reporting...if U read the last comment I said enjoy the service with respect, not making a bad comment....And what is THEY it was only her right....

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