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. Marine Welcomed Home by a Very Excited Beagle

April 16, 2013

“My husband came back home, and our dog Buddy was so excited to see his daddy again! Sorry about the crazy camera angles at one point. Not sure what I was thinking or why I did that!”

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Grandfather Surprised by His Soldier Grandson

April 15, 2013

Warning: A little bit of adult language in this one.


Soldier Returns from Afghanistan, Surprises Son During School Assembly

April 11, 2013

11-year-old Brandon was surprised one afternoon during a class assembly when his father, Sgt./1st Class Darin Schultz walked into the school gymnasium. The elder Schultz is a member from Bravo Troop and was unable to return last Saturday with the rest of the unit. Here, Sgt. Schultz, his wife Tami and Brandon talk about his return.