Regardless of political stance, no one can deny the joy felt upon seeing our troops coming home safely. Welcome Home Blog celebrates these amazing military homecoming reunions. Visit daily for heartwarming stories, videos & pictures of members of our armed forces returning home to surprise their families & friends.

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U.S. Soldier Surprises His Mom on Valentine’s Day

September 28, 2011

“My uncle came home on leave right before Valentine’s Day 2011 and got my Grandma good! Watch as she gets the surprise of her life!”


Dad & Mom Surprised by Their Son, a U.S. Marine Home From Deployment

September 27, 2011


Brother & Sister Open Big Present to Find Dad, a U.S. Airman Home Early from Deployment

September 23, 2011

“Here is a video of our children getting surprised by their daddy, who came home from an 8-month deployment. Thankfully, he was in the States because he was only doing training and tech school, but to children it doesn’t matter where he’s deployed. If he’s not home, he’s not home, and this was the hardest 8 months of their lives.

I had told them I would get them a present the size of a fridge if they could behave for the week. Their dad was their fridge sized present!”