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|09-04-2017 07:41 PM|
|BlueRL||4 years USAF out of uniform and cant say what (MKUltra/Bourne) 1957 thru 1961 and more years doing same stuff as civilian.|
|09-04-2017 11:00 AM|
|Bryan Hilliard||278th Armored Calvary Regiment (det) Air Cav 1979-1985. Started as an E-2, worked my way through OCS, and left shortly thereafter. It was a reserve unit, and my CO was killed in an OH-6 crash. The guy who replaced him was a drunk, and a REMF to top it off. Many left.|
|06-08-2015 04:31 PM|
One of the great speeches given to a graduation class last year was from an Admiral...he started it off with "making your bed each morning"...I will look it up and see if I can find it.
I found it. The second link is the abridged version of his speech. The 3rd link is for all of us who woke up in the morning..but revised
|06-08-2015 01:48 PM|
United States Marine Corps
two tours Viet Nam
Master Gunnery Sergeant
Marine Rifle and Pistol team
Helicopter machine gunner
Admin at base level
Congressional Liaison Officer 3dMAW
Awards Officer 3dMAW
My greatest honor was serving this country and the people of it. I miss the Marine Corps every single day, miss the young kids, the old lifers, the young officers and some general grade officers that I call true friends. Life has been very good to me, and mostly because of the training I received from the Marine Corps, the great men and women that I fought with, the friends I lost at a very early age. All made me wiser and stronger.
And thanks to all of you that appreciate what others do for you.
Freedom is not Free.
|01-22-2014 04:30 PM|
Served 8 years, 4 active, 4 reserve. Got out because i strongly disliked the command climate i encountered in the Reserve component.
63B2P, E-5 in the Army.
Thank you for your service everyone
|08-31-2013 03:24 PM|
Glad someone bumped this post.
I retired from the Army in 2008 but still work for the Department of Defense taking care of the men and women that are still doing our country proud.
I've deployed 6 times and sometimes as long as 18 months.
I must say I've enjoyed the support from our fellow citizens over the last 10 years and it really made a difference to us all down range. So if you haven't served in the military, you still have contributed a great deal to our men and women with your support, and I thank you.
Chief Warrant Officer Three (Retired)
(and no I didn't fly helicopters)
|08-25-2013 06:37 PM|
Originally Posted by Spartan View Post
I'm actually a nuke Machinist Mate on the Ike right now. Been on her since 2009.
|12-20-2011 08:24 PM|
|Spartan||USN Retired (1983-2003); USS Dwight D. Eisenhower & USS Mt. Whitney and a few others|
|12-20-2011 03:25 AM|
|acsilverdragon||Active Duty USAF - Beale, AFB - I do lots of things for my job|
|12-18-2011 01:59 AM|
|12-17-2011 05:10 PM|
Thank you to all former and current military members!
My boyfriend is in the Royal Canadian Navy and I work as a civilian at the same base.
|11-04-2011 02:06 PM|
|XRat||New here, USAF A1C Security Forces, Albuquerque NM only 2 years in so far|
|11-03-2011 12:53 PM|
|Rob the Elder||
Welcome rotor head.
Keep the skids out of the dirt.
|11-03-2011 04:26 AM|
Greetings from COS TAJI!
2LT Joseph Zeek "MARAUDER 1"
1-151 Attack Reconnaissance Battalion (AH-64D APACHE Longbow)
TASK FORCE MARAUDER
READY TO STRIKE
"We are turning out the lights!" See you all in April
|08-26-2011 12:42 PM|
|bradwp||Naval Flight Officer here. I've got just under 10 years in. Currently a Flight Instructor in the Cradle of Naval Aviation.|
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