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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Soldier Surprises His Daughter During School Lesson

August 09, 2012

“Daddy comes home from deployment… I was holding the camera and just waited for the reaction on my daughter’s face when her daddy came from around the corner!”


U.S. Navy Sailor Surprises His Daughter During Karate Competition

August 07, 2012

via WJXT:

“A teen earned her black belt and her biggest fan was there to see her success.

Gina Evans, 14, received her black belt and as she finished, her father walked up to give her a hug. She screamed and threw her arms around him as soon as she saw him.

Her father, Navy SCPO Greg Evans, had been away at sea for the last nine months. He was working with the Army, Navy and Air Force in a joint unit defense logistics agency.”


Beagles Welcome Home U.S. Marine From 7 Month Deployment in Afghanistan

August 06, 2012

“My husband got home from a 7 month deployment to Afghanistan. We brought him to our apartment so we could reunite him with our two beagles: Charlie, 9 months old and Carl, 23 months old. We couldn’t wait to see the dogs’ reactions to seeing their daddy again!”

-Angela H.