Calling all veterans and family members. Allies too.

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by dacjohns, Jun 11, 2008.

  1. dacjohns

    dacjohns People Cracker Upper

    It's time to recognize the vets again. (edited November 7, 2011)

    Veterans Day is Friday. I think there are few other veteran threads but this was the easiest one for me to find.

    Memorial Day, which was originally called Decoration Day has come and gone. It is a day on which we honor our service members who died in service to our country. (This is not intended to disregard or disrespect our non US forum members.)

    Flag Day is Saturday so I thought maybe all the vets in the forums could stand up and say hi ya'll. I didn't feel like waiting until November 11 for Veterans Day.

    So if it's OK.

    Also brats, spouses, and other family members.

    Hi ya'll
    US Army, 1972 to 1999 with some Army and Airforce Reserve and Air National Guard thrown in.
    Last edited: Nov 7, 2011
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    Thank you for your service. [​IMG]
  3. 92caddy

    92caddy Egg Lover

    May 18, 2007
    Portland, IN
    Hi...............USAR..... Infantry......alpha 1st and 38th.....Ft. Benning, GA................1992 thru 1996..................
  4. Theda's Mom

    Theda's Mom Songster

    Jul 1, 2007
    Moscow TN
    USMC, 1974-1978, mostly Albany GA, but 29 Palms, Parris Island SC, and Aberdeen MD. Married a guy who put in 30 years.
  5. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    my hubby is in the Army A.D. 12+ years

    SFC Malies
    orginal MOS 19D, since 03 a 79R
    96-97 Ft Knox Ky
    97-00 Schweinfurt germany HHC 1/26 (but deployed to balkans 18 or so month out off this time where he served with the Big Red One as a sniper)
    00-03 Ft Knox 3/51 bravo company again this time as a instructor on Brown range.
    03-05 Lake wales Fl recruiter
    05-08 Leesburg Fl station comander
    08- Youngstown Oh station comander

    we are going to a Army birthday party this saturday,,
    Happy Birthday Army
    Last edited: Jun 11, 2008
  6. Ericasl

    Ericasl Songster

    Feb 21, 2008
    The Dalles OR
    Hello my wonderful husband has been in the Army for 21 years, been to Iraq twice very proud wife of the 1st Sergeant. We have a flag that flies high over our house. My father is also a veteran.
  7. spatcher

    spatcher Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    Virginia - Southside
    MSgt USAF Retired 1965-1987 Nam Vet
  8. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Songster

    Aug 31, 2007
    Ok im postin this for my uncle and grampa

    USMC Scout sniper/Gunnery Srgt. 1992 thru present. Been to Iraq 4 times and to Africa 1 time. Hes currently stationed at Camp Pendlton, CA but has been stationed in 29 Palms,CA recently.

    My grandpa is a retired USMC 1st. Srgt. Nam vet idk exactly how long he was in for
  9. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    My father's a vietnam vet....and my cousins an iraq vet...and i thank you ALL for your service!!...God Bless..Wendy
  10. Yogiman

    Yogiman Songster

    Feb 2, 2008
    South Louisiana
    Staff Sgt. USAF 1966 to 1970 Nam Vet CrewChief C-130's Aircraft [​IMG]

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