Family, friends, and sometimes even troops themselves send I-Report salutes nearly every day to U.S. military serving their country away from home. Take a look below as family and friends share stories of the troops they love.
Tuesday, July 17, 2007
'My big brother'
My Brother, Scott E. Smith, is working with the team that is responsible for that 5 million dollar budget. I'm not exactly sure what it is that he does other than budget/money/accounting for the Air Force. Anyhow, he left for Iraq 6/5/07 and on 7/9/07 he became a Grandpa. My big brother, a Grandpa. (Not to mention, make our young parents Great Grandparents). Thanks to the internet, like others with memories to share, pictures were able to be sent so that he could enjoy the moment the best he could. We all miss him and love him. Thanks for everything.
-- Tracy Smith of Eagle, Idaho
On CNN TVEvery weekday morning on Headline News' Morning Express, anchor Robin Meade and her team do a shout-out to U.S. troops by showing off photos and videos sent in by their loved ones. Tune in every hour between 6 and 10 a.m. to see the salutes on air, or click through the archives on this page.
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