Holidays can be tough for military families.
Missing a loved one happens year round, but on Thanksgiving that feeling is heightened. You worry for their safety and wish they could sit with you at the table for just one night. Just enjoying a meal. Just enjoying your company.
Some soldiers are lucky enough to have the chance to surprise their families on Thanksgiving, and it will undoubtedly bring you to tears.
So here are some of the most special military reunions.
And here's a couple compilations in case these weren't enough!