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AOL.COM - SPC Tim Hoskins spent the last 10-plus months in Iraq.

While he was gone, his daughter, Kayden, learned to walk.

Tim saw Kayden walk in person for the first time Saturday morning, when members of the Maryland Army National Guard's 1729th Field Support Maintenance Company returned home from Iraq. The group departed in February.

Hoskins, a 2004 graduate of Havre de Grace High School, returned home to his wife, Nicole, and a number of family members—many of whom were on hand Saturday.

"It's the best Christmas present you could ask for," Hoskins said.

Check back with Patch for more photos and video of Saturday's return.

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