April 15, 2011
After having spotted his dad from his workgroup in the back of his preschool room at Assumption, Camrin Colunga, 5, must have shouted "Daddy" and "I can't believe it" at least 5 times as he made his way through classmates to charge full speed into the arms of his dad, US Army Sgt Pedro Colunga, kneeling. Sgt. Colunga surprised his son at school Thursday afternoon just before class let out after having flown into Walla Walla from deployment in Korea. With two previous tours of duty in Iraq and finishing off his second tour in Korea, Sgt. Colunga has been deployed nearly half of Camrin's life.
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Five-year-old Camrin Colunga's face lights up like Fourth of july fireworks as he first hears his mom, Shayna Colunga, call out "Look up Camrin" to get his attention and then spots his dad, U.S. Army Sgt. Pedro Colunga standing next to his mom and little