Military homecoming reunions that'll make you extra thankful this Veterans Day

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Best Military Homecoming Video

We've all watched—and openly sobbed—over the military homecoming videos where parents surprise their kids when they return home from deployment. This amazing video compiles the biggest tearjerker videos into one heart-wrenching 7-minute cryfest.

So this Veterans Day, take a break by watching the family homecomings of the men and women protecting our country. 

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