Military Dad Waits Hours Outside Pregnant Daughter's Hospital Window For Birth

A loving military grandfather was granted leave to watch the birth of his granddaughter through a bottom floor hospital window - standing outside for hours into the night. Jason Wingo, 44, is a staff sergeant with the Arkansas National Guard, but he was determined to be there for the birth of his daughter Clara’s first child. Having been away from Clara and the family for a month, Jason was able to be granted leave to witness the birth. Clara was due to give birth on May 21 - a time when Jason was scheduled to be away. But with Clara’s water breaking on April 26 and Jason still on base nearby, the staff sergeant was granted 24 hours leave, so he rushed to Siloam Springs Hospital in Arkansas right away. A determined Jason arrived at the hospital window around 2pm in the afternoon and he did not leave until after baby Heidi was born at around 11pm that night.
No Talent Releases on file but may not be required. Inquire for more information
Location: Siloam Springs, Arkansas, USA
  • Date Acquired04-30-2020
  • Date Filmed04-26-2020
  • OrientationVertical
  • Footage TypeCell Phone
  • Rights TV & Digital, Commercial, Publishing

Military Dad Waits Hours Outside Pregnant Daughter's Hospital Window For Birth


Man Sees Great Grandchild For First Time Through Glass During Self-Isolation

Woman Meets Great Grandson For First Time After Hospital Stay

Woman Is Proposed To After Beating COVID

Man Has Incredible Transformation After Stroke

Teacher Surprises Student With Cerebral Palsy With Window Tic-Tac-Toe

Grandma Reads Hospital Whiteboard To Find Newborn Named After Own Grandma

Daughter Surprises Dad Who Suffered Brain Injury After COVID-19 Separation

Boy Reunited With Dad In Hospital On Birthday After 55 Days

Mom Reunited With 'Miracle' Daughter After COVID-19 Recovery

Dog Reunited With Doctor Owner Who Has Been Working On Front Lines

Couple Apart For Longest Time Since Vietnam War Reunited

Doctor Working On Front Lines Surprise Children On Return Home

Toddler Beams With Joy As He Reunites With Grandparents Through Glass

Couple Get Married For Second Time So Grandmother Isolating Due To COVID Can Attend

Girl Reunited With Dad After 10 Months Apart

Deaf And Blind Dog Instantly Recognizes Returning Grandpa

Bride Gifted Ring Containing Father's Ashes To Walk Aisle On Wedding Day With

Grandpa Surprised With Grandson He Was Yet To Meet

Boyfriend Uses Ring Pop For Cute Lockdown Proposal

Man's Near 3000-Day Disneyland Record Ends As Park Is Shut

Woman Surprises Former Babysitters With Game Console

Family Lighten Lockdown With Glow Stick Figure Dance

Man Sings God Bless America From Balcony To Rapturous Applause

Family Host At-Home Graduation For Daughter

Kids Adorably Cheer Mom Graduating On TV Livestream

Veteran Who Suffered Accident And Woke Up In Pandemic Reunites With Dog

Dog Reunites With Beloved Neighbor After Two Months

Best Friend Dogs Reunited After Months Apart

Family Arrange Drive By Visit To Cheer Up Self-Isolating Relative