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, December 20, 2007
This is my son PFC Johnathon Jones getting promoted from Pv2 to PFC... We are so very proud of him...
just wanted to tell my son Merry Christmas and that we all love him and how very proud his whole family is of him... It takes a really big man do be where he is..This is going to be his very first Christmas away from his family.. Son keep your head up and please keep yourself safe.... We Love you so very much...Love you, Mom, dad and the whole Alsobrooks and Jones Clan... As soon as you come home we are having Thanksgiving and Christmas all over again just for you!!
-- Janet Alsobrooks of Houston, Texas
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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