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Soldier welcomed home in Pottstown

Published On: Jun 13 2014 10:44:07 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 13 2014 11:15:33 PM EDT

A Pottstown, Montgomery County soldier came home to a hero's welcome Friday night.

POTTSTOWN, Pa. -

A Pottstown, Montgomery County soldier came home to a hero's welcome Friday night.

Army Specialist Joseph Anderson was greeted by a cheering crowd outside his home on Terrace Road.

Anderson was injured in Afghanistan and received a Purple Heart.

He's enjoying a few weeks with his family before he heads to Germany.