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. Army Soldier Surprises His Parents at Their Favorite Restaurant

February 14, 2012


U.S. Soldier Surprises His Daughter at High School Pep Rally

February 12, 2012

“My friend’s husband was on a year unaccompanied tour in Korea. He came home midtour and we were able to surprise his oldest daughter at her senior year pep rally at school. She had no idea he was coming home… It was amazing!”

-Lauren C.


Soldier, Home from Afghanistan, Surprises His Parents at a Restaurant

February 11, 2012

“I deployed to Afghanistan in December of 2010. I told my parents I would have R&R in August 2011. I actually came home in late June 2011. The last time I saw them was in June 2010, as I was stationed in Germany. I had my brother and sister-in-law help me setup a surprise homecoming for me and my wife!”

-Kohl M.