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, November 6, 2007
Happy 22nd birthday!


Hello Robin, We would like to salute our daughter who is serving with the Navy as a Corpsman in Iraq. Today is her 22nd birthday and we all want to wish her a very happy birthday! We miss you and love you Ali. Love Dad and Kathy

-- Jeff and Kathy Bates of Westminster, Maryland
I was a medic in the Army, I retired with 27+ years either on Active Duty for 12+ years and 15 years in the Reserve or National Guard.
I know what this young lady is having to endure, and I have to say, I salute her.
On CNN TV
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