BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - She's served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and now Lieutenant Colonel Darlene Liberti is home with her family.
Liberti came back to the U.S. a few weeks ago, but this is her first trip back to Buffalo since her tour, and her family gave a surprise party.
She and her husband are from Western New York, and now live in Florida.
Lieutenant Colonel Liberti previously served a year in Iraq and was awarded two services medals.
Right now, only 15 percent of U.S. soldiers are women.