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Two navy ships return to Florida

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 - 00:31

Dec.23-Hundreds of sailors reunite with their families for the holidays after six months at sea. Rough Cut. (No reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Just in time for Christmas - hundreds of family members and friends reunite with sailors who spent six months aboard the USS De Wert and the USS The Sullivans. Men and women on both naval ships were taking part in maritime security operations. (SOUNDBITE) SHAMYIAH UNDERWOOD, WIFE SAYING: "It's been hard. I'm 7 and 1/2 months pregnant so I've been pregnant the time he's been gone. It's been rough," said one woman. It's the last trip for the The USS De Wert - which will be decommissioned in April 2014.

Two navy ships return to Florida

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 - 00:31

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