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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Navy Sailor Surprises His Three Kids in Time for Christmas

December 14, 2011

“My brother-in-law (who is in the Navy) came home on an emergency flight to take care of his wife after surgery and to surprise his kids in time for Christmas!”

-Branden E.


Military Dad Surprises Daughter at Soccer Game

December 13, 2011

“My husband, Sgt Richard Ussery has been in Iraq for the past year. His unit came home at Thanksgiving, but he was stuck at Ft. Hood, TX for medical reasons. He received a 3-day pass and came home to see the last soccer tournament of this year. He has missed every game, and our 11-year-old had NO idea he was home! Her reaction is priceless.”



Father, Home from Iraq, Surprises His Daughter at School on Her Birthday

December 12, 2011

“All my daughter wanted for her birthday was for her dad to come home, and look what happened! She didn’t think he was coming home for another week until she was sitting in class taking notes when he walked through the door. A speechless moment!”