Airman home from Haiti duty - - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News


Airman home from Haiti duty

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas Airman received a big welcome home after duty in earthquake ravaged Haiti.

22 year old Air Force Senior Airman Danny Thompson returned to his family home in Longview today to a hero's welcome from family and the group Welcome Home Soldiers. Thompson has been in Haiti with the U.S. Fire and rescue operations, working rescues and victim recovery.

Thompson is home on 14 days leave before moving on to his next duty station in South Carolina.

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