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, October 3, 2007
'Awaiting the day he returns'
This picture was taken on Family Weekend in Gulf Port, MS. This was only the weekend before he was deployed!
My husband BU3 Anthony Howard is currently serving in Iraq. He has been away from myself and his 3.5 month old daughter for 3 months and we are anxiously awaiting the day he returns to us!
-- Lauren Howard of Wildwood, Missouri
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.
Send your own saluteDo you have a friend or family member serving abroad in the U.S. military? Please share your story on iReport.com!