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Two Wounded Warriors get warm welcome home in Okaloosa County today
OKALOOSA COUNTY -- Two Wounded Warriors got a very warm welcome as they arrived on the gulf coast today.
"I just can't explain. This is overwhelming, I think this should be done across the country."
Hundreds lined the halls of Northwest Florida Regional Airport to greet Charles Hernandez and Jason Wakefield.
Hernandez serves in the United States Army.
And Wakefield serves in the Air Force
Both were wounded in combat.
Troops at Eglin Air Force base organized the "welcome party" as a way to say thank you to the men for their service.
They are in Okaloosa County this week for an annual Retreat for Wounded Warriors.