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Keesler families attend Operation Hero

Lt. Milton Houseman, Biloxi Police Department Bomb Squad commander, talks about the capabilities of an F6A andros police robot to Keesler families during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Lt. Milton Houseman, Biloxi Police Department Bomb Squad commander, talks about the capabilities of an F6A andros police robot to Keesler families during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Maddison Niehus, daughter of Staff Sgt. Lisa Niehus, 81st Medical Group instructor, joins Keesler Marine Detachment Marines in a round of tug-of-war during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Maddison Niehus, daughter of Staff Sgt. Lisa Niehus, 81st Medical Group instructor, joins Keesler Marine Detachment Marines in a round of tug-of-war during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Dog tags are displayed for children during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Dog tags are displayed for children during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Corinne Graham, daughter of Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Graham, 334th Training Squadron instructor, has her face painted during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Corinne Graham, daughter of Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Graham, 334th Training Squadron instructor, has her face painted during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Nicole and Paisley Hoose, complete  the Keesler Marine Detachment obstacle course during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Nicole and Paisley Hoose, complete the Keesler Marine Detachment obstacle course during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Children make stress balls during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Children make stress balls during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Staff Sgt. Lisa Niehus, 81st Medical Group instructor, administers a shot of punch to her daughters, Maddison and Carlina, during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Staff Sgt. Lisa Niehus, 81st Medical Group instructor, administers a shot of punch to her daughters, Maddison and Carlina, during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Staff Sgt. Timothy Poissant, 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and Zeno, 81st SFS military working dog, perform a demonstration for Keesler families during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Staff Sgt. Timothy Poissant, 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and Zeno, 81st SFS military working dog, perform a demonstration for Keesler families during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. -- Lt. Milton Houseman, Biloxi Police Department Bomb Squad commander, talks about the capabilities of an F6A andros police robot to Keesler families during Operation Hero Oct. 14, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)