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 Family at Sea World

July 15, 2014

SeaWorld San Antonio celebrated Independence Day by assisting an active duty member surprise his family with an unexpected homecoming at Shamu Stadium!


Soldier Surprises Kids During Tug of War Game

July 15, 2014

A Soldier returning home surprises his kids during a Redhawks baseball game in Oklahoma City. The kids were out on the field playing tug of war when they got some surprise help, from their dad¬†Staff Sgt.¬†Jason Bellar, who had just returned from 9 months in Afghanistan. They weren’t expecting him home for a few more weeks.

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Marine Surprises Son at Karate Practice

July 14, 2014

Just home from his deployment in Afghanistan and Bahrain, Marine Maj. Mike Ortiz of Farmingville showed up at his son, Mikey’s, martial arts lesson in Holbrook on July 3, 2014 and surprised the 9-year-old with a family reunion.