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Proud Daughter

Maggie Connelly, 11, of Groton, watches the honorees at a formal welcome home ceremony for three Connecticut National Guard units at the Gov. William A. O'Neill State Armory Monday. Connelly's father, Major John "Jeff" Connelly, who serves with the 143rd CSSB, was one of twenty recipients of the Bronze Star. CLOE POISSON|cpoisson@courant.comCloe Poisson / Hartford Courant