Family members greet their Soldiers after the welcome home ceremony for the Ohio National Guard's 204th Engineer Detachment Jan. 28, 2017, in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. Members of the eight person unit returned from their nine month deployment to Afghanistan, where they managed deconstruction and retrograde missions at bases across the country. (Ohio National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Carden)
Afghanistan vet symposium: How do you feel about your service today?

Most spoke about the pride they felt in uniform, but disenchantment with the war, and a somewhat dismal view of the future.

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