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, December 21, 2007
'Our first Christmas apart'
This is a picture of my husband taken while he was out on patrol somewhere in Afghanistan.
I would just like to wish my husband a very very MERRY CHRISTMAS! He is currently serving in Afghanistan and this is our first Christmas apart. Love so much, your wife :-)
-- Sarah Graves of Coolidge, Arizona
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!