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.
Friday, October 19, 2007
'A last goodbye'
This my husband James and our 6-week-old daughter Ryleigh at Fort Riley, Kansas having a last goodbye before his 15-month deployment to Iraq. It was the saddest say we've ever experienced but are looking forward to the day we can rejoice over his homecoming!
-- Shannon of Fort Riley, Kansas
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!