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.
Sunday, December 23, 2007
'The early morning he left for Iraq. And all smiles.'
I just wanted to tell my boyfriend, Spc Matt Huntwork Merry Christmas and Happy 24th Birthday. Its on December 28. I love and miss him so much. He's currently serving his second tour in Iraq. And is station in Fort Riley, KS.
-- Sara Shufflebarger of Manhattan, 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!