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, August 7, 2007
'My daughter, my hero'
My daughter, my hero. Sgt Rachael Hulst is a wheeled vehicle mechanic with the 758th Maintenance Co. They've been gone 14 months. 11 more days and a wake-up call!! You're on your way home hon!!
Rachael was a parts delivery person before going into the military in 2004. She wants to work for the department of natural resources when she returns. She is very weary in Iraq and ready to get home.
-- Dawn Hulst of Zeeland, Michigan
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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