Source: Screenshot from WBRC Fox 6 News Video
Source: Screenshot from WBRC Fox 6 News Video

 

These families weren’t expecting to see their loved ones quite so soon. Watch these six soldiers surprise their families by coming home early for Thanksgiving.

After seven months of training with the National Guard, Specialist Paul Hayhurst was finally able to make it home on Friday. He surprised his 3 year-old daughter, Isabella, in a rather unique way.


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Master Sergeant John Richards returned from Afghanistan to surprise his youngest daughter at her school on Friday during a special pep rally.

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Air Force Master Sgt. Jeremy Freeman was able to plan a trip home two weeks early to surprise all three of his kids after being gone for nearly seven months in Afghanistan.

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Rachel Hicks, who was deployed to Kuwait, gave her son quite the surprise last Sunday.

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Captain Marco Andrade surprised his three young kids Wednesday during a school “assembly.”

 

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Specialist John Saylor has been in South Korea for the past nine months. His mother, who wasn’t expecting him for another week, got quite the surprise on Friday.

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