A soldier who found out two weeks after leaving deployment that his wife was expecting was granted leave to go home for his sons birth but missed it by a few hours…so after meeting him for the first time he decided to make up for the lost time he made a special visit to the school who held an impromptu assembly so he could surprise his children.
Soldier misses son’s birth by hours so he surprises his little ones at school
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Third graders at Bismarck’s Dorothy Moses had a guest on Thursday when teacher Katie Olson was reading to her class and said a volunteer reader was arriving soon and in came SSGT Christopher Mauch to surprise son Alexavier, 8. SSGT Christopher Mauch had just arrived in Bismarck with five others in the North Dakota National Guard 136th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion from a 10 month deployment in Afghanistan.
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Two young girls were surprised at Pea Ridge high school football game when their dad returned home from an 11-month deployment. 9-year-old Gracyn and her little sister were brought to tears when they realized that the referee they were presenting the game ball to was their dad, Army Captain Braxton Hurst.