Logan Branham, 17, left, tears up as his father, Lt. Col. Matthew Branham, embraces younger son Preston on Thursday night at Shelter Cove. At center, Traci Branham hugs the couple's daughter Addison. Matthew, of Lehi, Utah, and on leave from a deployment in Afghanistan, surprised the children as they visited Hilton Head with their grandparents.
Logan Branham, 17, left, tears up as his father, Lt. Col. Matthew Branham, embraces younger son Preston on Thursday night at Shelter Cove. At center, Traci Branham hugs the couple's daughter Addison. Matthew, of Lehi, Utah, and on leave from a deployment in Afghanistan, surprised the children as they visited Hilton Head with their grandparents. Staff photo
Logan Branham, 17, left, tears up as his father, Lt. Col. Matthew Branham, embraces younger son Preston on Thursday night at Shelter Cove. At center, Traci Branham hugs the couple's daughter Addison. Matthew, of Lehi, Utah, and on leave from a deployment in Afghanistan, surprised the children as they visited Hilton Head with their grandparents. Staff photo

Father returns from Afghanistan, surprises family on Hilton Head

May 29, 2014 09:26 PM

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