Salute to All Veterans

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by Scott Wyman, Nov 10, 2018.

  1. Bin72

    Bin72 Member

    I meant to thank the guys who have risked their lives for ours. Thanks a million times over guys.
     
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  3. texasred

    texasred Well-Known Member

    Just a shout out to the vets. Not the ones like me who heard “thanks for your service”, but for those Vietnam era vets I remember seeing on the news when I was in high school that got spit on, called baby killers, and were ostracized. Those are the real heroes. To do what you are called onto do because it is the call of your country and your honor...to come home to violence for doing what is right for your country and conscience.

    Maybe I can’t say the words...but you guys in your lowest esteem made me want to achieve my highest.

    Did that make sense? Thank you for sacrificing to be spit on so I could be driven to avenge you.

    I hope I did right by you.
     
  4. texasred

    texasred Well-Known Member

    We all risked something.

    “All gave some. Some gave all.”

    But, yes. I get your intent.
     
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  5. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    From the militias and Continental Army to those who serve now. All sacrifice. Some serve in peacetime, some enlisted or were drafted in the heat of war. We never know what we’ll face but it’s the initial sacrifice that matters.
    I joined in June of 2001 and was in basic training when 9/11 happened. From peacetime to war in the blink of an eye.
    Thank you all veterans for your service and sacrifice.
     
  6. B-Man

    B-Man Well-Known Member

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  7. Cape taco

    Cape taco Well-Known Member

    Thanks to" all you gave and all who gave it all". We wouldn't be here if you didn't.
     
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  8. texasred

    texasred Well-Known Member

    In the sleep lab, I’m retired USAF, the technical director and CEO are military brats, CFO is a gold star widow, and 3 techs are vets.

    We see a LOT of VA patients. I teach the techs to tell the patients about our personal connections with the military and that when we say “thank you for your service”, it means more than just “have a nice day”.

    Because it does and we do.

    Hope that’s true for you too.
     
  9. Lil G

    Lil G Well-Known Member

    Absolutely a thank you will get you a lot more than anything in this world
     
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  10. mr.christophermichel

    mr.christophermichel Well-Known Member

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    Thank you for all that support us
     
  11. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Good to go Marine.
    What theater were you wounded in?
     
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  12. mr.christophermichel

    mr.christophermichel Well-Known Member

    Afghan 2010
     
  13. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Awesome.
    Iraq 2003.
     
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  14. B-Man

    B-Man Well-Known Member

    USN '89-'97
    HM2 Corpsman 8404
     
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  15. Cape taco

    Cape taco Well-Known Member

    Thanks all of you for going and coming home !
     
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  16. Cape taco

    Cape taco Well-Known Member

    You guys have the baby yet ?@ Mr Christophermichel
     
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  17. mr.christophermichel

    mr.christophermichel Well-Known Member

    Yup I posted pics look under new taco
     
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  18. JimShep

    JimShep Well-Known Member

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