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.
Thursday, October 4, 2007
'A big hello!'
Shane is stationed in Camp Taji, Iraq. I would like to show his face and say a Big HELLO !!!!!!!!! to him and his family from all of us that support him and what he stands for. God bless our troops all over the world.
I am a pen pal to this young man and I feel he very much deserves a salute for what he is doing and where he is at. From our letters to each other he seems very, very nice and ladies, he is single. When he is not serving our country at war time he works for the Green River Correctional Center and he is from Central Kentucky.
-- Kathy Chrisman of Munfordville, Kentucky
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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