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Dad's amazing surprise reunion is a touchdown!

  • Master Sgt. Joseph Martel disguises himself as player on opposing football team
  • His son's emotional reaction will tackle your heart

Our Salute to Troops today is for Air Force Master Sgt. Joseph Martel.

Martel surprised his son, Justin, at his high school football game at Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany by dressing up as a player from the opposing team.

Watch his son's reaction when he realizes his dad is there.

If you have a friend or family member in the Armed Forces, (serving at home or abroad) show your appreciation by uploading a video to the special "Salute to Troops" assignment page at  Watch for your salute on HLN's "Morning Express with Robin Meade."

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