Spc. Chris Brown, 21, of Virden, Ill. with the U.S. Army's 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division out of Fort Campbell, Ky., boards a truck taking troops to an airstrip to begin their trip ... more 
Spc. Chris Brown, 21, of Virden, Ill. with the U.S. Army's 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division out of Fort Campbell, Ky., boards a truck taking troops to an airstrip to begin their trip home upon completion of a year-long deployment Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011 at Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika province, Afghanistan. The 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division was the last brigade to deploy as part of President Obama's 30,000 troop surge. (AP Photo/David Goldman) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David Goldman
Thu, Aug 4, 2011 4:19 PM EDT