Ten military homecoming videos that are sure to bring a tear to your eye


As the saying goes, "deployment tears your heart in two, only to be reconnected at homecoming." Watching a father or mother reunite with his or her family after months, maybe even years apart, can bring even the most hard-hearted person to tears. So, take a few moments this holiday weekend, put your political beliefs aside and watch ten military homecoming videos that are sure to bring a tear to your eye.


1. This clip is sure to make everyone emotional, even those who hate sports:

2. The reality website Zillow makes a commercial that is actually enjoyable:


3. As usual, the great Ellen DeGeneres comes up with a clever game that is both funny and sentimental:

4. In this video, country star Toby Keith puts on a concert unlike any other for an unexpecting military wife:

5. And a third well-known famous figure gets involved with the surprise homecomings around the holidays:

6. Of course Santa couldn’t come without leaving a present!

7. These students get the best lesson of the school year:

8. And this bride-to-be receives the ultimate Disney proposal:

9. These two brothers share an emotional reunion at basketball practice:

10. And, of course, who could forget about man’s best friend?

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