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Scuba-diving Afghan vet surprises family

Watch family members' touching reactions.

By Now This News Jul 17, 2013 9:14PM
An Afghan War vet came home three weeks earlier than expected, and decided to surprise his wife and two small children by swimming up behind them at the beach — in full scuba gear!
Jul 24, 2013 1:21PM
This still gets me..awesome:)  ♪
Jul 19, 2013 4:27PM

Good thing that little girl had her "floaties" on!!!  LOL!  Mom just was so shocked that she kind of just let her go & stood there!  Love it!

Jul 18, 2013 7:00PM
Great video, I think this is the best homecoming surprise I've seen yet.  Congrats to the soldier for getting back safely and a warm thanks for his service.
Jul 18, 2013 6:42PM
until we stop bringing men home in boxes we should not be satisfied...he is one of the blessed ones who made it back alive and with all his limbs attached...help bring them all home with The Peaceful Solution Character Education Program....google it to learn about the greatest organization on the planet...
Jul 18, 2013 6:29PM


That is just a greatest surprise for that wife and daughter.

Jul 18, 2013 6:27PM
blamee said it so well that the only thing I can add is stop killing babies in this country and stop the wars around the world..If you like this please go check out peaceful solution.org

Jul 18, 2013 6:26PM
This is what freedom is all about. Thank you Soldier for your service, and thank you to your wife and children for the sacrifices they make while their daddy is gone. This surprise is so heart warming and full of love.
Jul 18, 2013 6:23PM
Thank you for your service. God Bless you and welcome home.
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