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, December 25, 2007
Merry X-Mas tank


This is a tank the guys decorated and wrote all over "Merry Christmas"

I want to salute my cousin Craig Garcia [far left] who is on his second of deployment to Iraq. He served his first two years ago and suffered slight trauma when his convoy was put to a stop when his vehicle was blown up after running over an I.E.D. He is back serving and defending our country!!

Editor's note: The tank in the picture is out of commission and became a prop used by the soldiers to display their Christmas cheer.

-- Shasta Shoun of Long Beach, California
You Guys are Awesome!! ;-D

Merry Christmas & Thank You!!! Thank You!!!

xoxoxo : )
thank you sooo sooo sooo soo much for serving this country,,,i thank you all for the hardship you all have been though...i can walk talk freely because of people like you who scarfice their live for mine>>> thank you soo much...And also you guys are so so beautiful looking :) thank you again
Our prayers are with each and everyone of them!

http://www.operationfirstresponse.org

Supporting our Troops at Walter Reed!
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