David Hickman was a star football player in McLeansville, North Carolina. He was a quiet man with a larger-than-life presence. He also holds the distinction of being the last soldier to die before the official announcement of the end of the Iraq war.
In total, more than 7500 coalition forces have died.
During funeral of Navy Seal hero Jon Tumilson, his loyal dog Hawkeye lays down with a sigh near his casket.
No kid can resist a brightly wrapped present.
When Audrey and Logan’s mom told them to unwrap the huge box unloaded from the back of their van, they had no idea what — or who — they would find inside.
Watch the video below to see the heartwarming reunion between the kids and their military dad, home early from his deployment.
Warning: You may need a tissue.