Christmas is about a lot of things, but at it's heart it's about family. Sometimes though people's lives prevent them from gathering with their loved ones. The business of protecting the United States doesn't take a Christmas break, so those soldiers, sailors, Marines and airmen are among those that have to sacrifice being home for the holidays.

Thankfully we live in a time of easily shared video. Here are a few members of the military who have roots in South Dakota with some Christmas greetings.

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