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.
Wednesday, September 5, 2007
'Pray that he will be home safe'


This is a picture of my huband in Kuwait 2 years ago, he's been so busy this deployment though that he hasn't been able to take any new pictures. We had a going away party before he deployed in July. The party was also a congrats to us and my husband's brother and my sister-in-law for both of our pregnancies. We're only 2 weeks apart! I pray that Brandt will be home safe before the baby is born! His family and I all miss him very much and cannot wait until he comes back!

-- Kristin Brandt of Altus, Oklahoma
Thanks for sharing his photo. We will pray for him. God's peace be with you.
James. Grapeview, Washington.
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