ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The USO is once again sending our troops home for the holidays in style.

Christine Trotter with the USO says Thursday morning is going to be one gigantic party at Lambert Airport.

“Right around this week about 5000 soldiers will descend on the USO on their way home for the holidays… It’s absolutely wonderful, we love seeing the smiles because they’re going the right way.”

Five thousand soldiers,all at Lambert Airport. And the USO will throw a party for them. One with a DJ, Santa and Mrs Clause, vendors like Hardees, Coke and Monster.

Trotter says they’re turning the concourse in front of USO in Terminal 1 into one big party area, all to send the troops home with a smile.

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