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Military dad surprising 5-year-old son at baseball game will make you smile

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Military Dad Surprising 5-Year-Old Son at Baseball Game Will Make You Smile

By Inside Edition

After 10 months of being deployed, United States Army Sergeant Adam Dowell surprised his five-year-old son during a Tennessee Smokies minor league baseball game.

Read: Soldier Shocks Mom with Surprise Return from Afghanistan

Little Braydon thought he was randomly chosen for a dancing competition and had to wear a blind fold, but when he turned around he was shocked to see his hero dad.


The emotional reunion had everyone on their feet and in tears, but Adam also had a special surprise for his daughter, he was hiding in a wrapped present box.

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Adam told INSIDE EDITION that his wife planned the surprise and the kids were even more thrilled when he told them that he would home for good.

Read: Soldier Dad Witnessed the Birth of His Son Via Skype

Adam said: ""The setup of the surprise is total credit to my wife and one of my good friends/co-worker's wife. I was still out processing through fort bliss. The Smokies were great with handling the surprise and all the staff were just as excited as us so they made it great."

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