Tags » Army Reserves

Patience pays off

“I’m a very patient person,” I often say. “I just hate waiting.”

For five days last week I wore my ACUs for the first time since September. 778 more words

The Pool, Subway, and a Frozen Coffee

July 9, 2004

Spc. Kristin Daniel | 2nd Platoon, 4th Squad

I talked to my sister on her 28th birthday. It was the most exciting part of my day. 282 more words

308th Trans Co

Best Night in the Desert

June 28, 2004 – Best Night in the Desert

Spc. Kristin Daniel | 2nd Platoon, 4th Squad

Or consider it June 30 – the day we turn power over to the Iraqis (tricky, aren’t they, doing it 2 days before they are supposed to). 140 more words

308th Trans Co

Volleyball Queen

Sgt. Marla Keown | 2nd Platoon, 2nd Squad |

28.June.2004 Monday

Today was a great day even when I did let myself get frustrated when I couldn’t find Amanda’s address or my ID. 1,119 more words

308th Trans Co

June 23-26, 2004 - I Woke Up to Their Voices

June 23-26, 2004

Spc. Kristin Daniel | 2nd Platoon, 4th Squad

June 23, 2004 – And today: we drove from Scania to Anaconda, dropped people off at BIAP and Taji, and have been waiting hours to offload. 360 more words

308th Trans Co

All News Is Bad News

June 27, 2004 – All News Is Bad News

Spc. Kristin Daniel | 2nd Platoon, 4th Squad

They say we are going out on the 29th – despite that the 28th through 2nd the roads are supposed to be black in Iraq. 186 more words

308th Trans Co

Bar-B-Que Best Food in the Desert

June 21, 2004

Spc. Kristin Daniel | 2nd Platoon, 4th Squad

I am exhausted. I feel like I am on the edge of drifting off. My body feels slow and weak and my brain is sluggish. 121 more words

308th Trans Co