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Hundreds welcome home wounded U.S. Marine

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A U.S. Marine recognized for his bravery in trying to save wounded marines has been honored with a Southeast Texas homecoming parade.

It all started Friday near Winnie on Highway 73 and ended in Port Arthur,  Sgt Josh Yarbrough hometown.

Yarbrough lost both legs when an improvised explosive device went off in Afghanistan in June.

He's been receiving treatment in San Antonio, but now he's ready to come home to his two sons.

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