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Marine returns home from overseas tour

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Montreal Newkirk, a Marine stationed overseas in Afghanistan returned home on Saturday.

He was greeted by his wife and two kids. Newkirk is returning after serving an 8-month tour.

He says he's glad to be home, and looks forward to spending time with his family.

“Feels great to be back, I've been gone since December of last year, and I'm finally back to Albany,” says Montreal Newkirk.

Newkirk says he looks forward to relaxing and taking some time off.

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