“I wanted to surprise my Granny for Christmas. It was a success. I hadn’t been home for a Christmas in 4 years!”
These National Guard soldiers made some special memories with reunions, meeting their babies for the first time and for one lucky couple a proposal was the highlight of their return home.
A soldier who found out two weeks after leaving deployment that his wife was expecting was granted leave to go home for his sons birth but missed it by a few hours…so after meeting him for the first time he decided to...
90 Nebraskan National Guard soldiers returned home to their loved ones after their nine-month deployment in Iraq and to shouts, cheers and tears of joy.