Spc. Jessie Nelson, 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division (Stryker), hugs her husband, Matt, at Soldiers Field House on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Nelson and approximately 230 other soldiers returned home after an eight-month deployment to Afghanistan. (Kimberly Hackbarth/U.S. Army)
Our staff-selected photos of the week of the Army in action.