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Air Force family surprised by dad's return from Afghanistan

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Game to remember: US Air Force Master Sgt. David Sims, center right, of Centerville, Ga., is embraced by his wife Robin, and children, Bree Anna, 10, from left, Brittney, 13, and Dustin, 12, after surprising his family during the fifth inning of a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, May 28, in Atlanta. Sims returned home from his deployment in Afghanistan

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The Sims family showers the returning sergeant with hugs in between innings during an Atlanta Braves-St. Louis Cardinals game in Atlanta, Ga., on May 28.

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Sims and his wife, Robin, in Atlanta after surprising his family from his deployment in Afghanistan.


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The nation pauses to honor fallen troops.

On the day that we take the time to honor those who sacrificed everything for their country it is wonderful to see the joy on the faces of these family members when U.S Air Force Master Sgt. David Sims surprised them at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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