Deployed Air Force Colonel Gives 9-Year-Old The Biggest Surprise Ever – American Military News

Deployed Air Force Colonel Gives 9-Year-Old The Biggest Surprise Ever

Here is a heartwarming moment when a military dad surprises his 9-year-old daughter at school.

Deployed Air Force Colonel Gives 9-Year-Old The Biggest Surprise Ever

According to the Ft Worth Star-Telegram,

ARLINGTON — Miller Elementary School student Ashlyn Altobello doesn’t like it when her dad leaves her, but she knows it’s something he has to do for the country.

She last saw him in March before Air Force Lt. Col. Richard Altobello deployed to Afghanistan for six months.

Suddenly, on Friday, Ashlyn’s dad was coming through the door of her math classroom with a bouquet of flowers.

The 9-year-old leapt from her chair and shouted “Daddy!” before jumping into his arms. After hugging and kissing her father, Ashlyn stood in the middle of the room shocked.

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Deployed Air Force Colonel Gives 9-Year-Old The Biggest Surprise Ever