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Cheers, smiles and hugs greet wounded soldiers taking part in Warrior's Weekend V

Warrior’s Weekend was founded in 2007 and is dedicated to supporting wounded veterans. The weekend event in Port O’Connor, Texas includes a fishing tournament for the soldiers.

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Soldiers are welcomed after arriving at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, May 20, 2011, in Houston, Texas. The non-profit group Warrior's Weekend is brining nearly 400 soldiers to Port O'Connor, Texas, to go fishing over the weekend as part of Warrior's Weekend V. Warrior's Weekend is dedicated to the support of veterans of the United States with an emphasis on those wounded in the Global War on Terror.

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Marine Lance Cpl. Matt Ferreira reaches to shake hands with supporters as wounded soldiers from across the country arrive at George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Friday.

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Major Dale Patterson, who served in Iraq, wipes away tears while being welcomed by supporters in Houston.

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Wounded soldiers are welcomed by at George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Friday.