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.

Want to share a video of your own? Click "Submit" above!


Vintage Footage of a Vietnam Soldier’s Surprise Christmas Homecoming

December 11, 2012

Check out this wonderful surprise homecoming from many decades ago. While singing a Christmas tune, Alyce King, a mother of a soldier overseas in Vietnam, gets surprised when her son shows up during the song! Many thanks to Gordon P. for sending it in.


U.S. Soldier Pulls Off Two Surprises at His Kids’ High School

December 10, 2012

After being deployed in Afghanistan for 9 months, a soldier pulls off two surprise reunions for his kids. First, he drops in on his daughter at cheerleading practice, and then on to see his son, about to play his first high school football game.


Black Labrador Surprised by U.S. Airman After Returning from Deployment

December 07, 2012

Another awesome dog reunion! This one was sent in by Courtney A. and her family. Enjoy!