Sister deployed overseas surprises sister for graduation

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A New Jersey solider deployed in Iraq made it home in time to surprise her sister for her college graduation.

Tyshaye Smith graduated from Rider University Friday. Her sister Shamera had been deployed overseas for the last 10 months. 

Shamera surprised Tyshaye and was able to make it home in time for her little sister’s commencement.

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