The only thing harder than leaving for his first deployment, was his first deployment with kids. Gone since October in Kuwait, Master Sergeant David Elliott couldn’t wait to surprise his kids at the Peninsula Pilots game. This homecoming took months in the making and was worth every second to give his kids a moment that they’ll cherish for a lifetime.
Soldier dressed as catcher surprises kids at baseball game
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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.