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Col. Bob Carroll received 'Silver Star' fighting with 173rd Airborne Brigade in Vietnam War

Col. Bob Carroll never mentioned he was awarded a “Silver Star” in Vietnam “For Gallantry in Action.” The Manasota Key, Fla. resident also has an 8 X 10, black and white, framed photograph of President Lyndon Johnson pinning the medal on him at Fort Benning, Ga. 1,228 more words

U. S. Army

Yes, I said that… five

Son, these stripes cover a small portion of my arm and none of my ass.

If you’re feelin froggy, jump…

Private, I’m gonna put my boot so far up your ass…you’ll be tasting Kiwi for a week! 109 more words

Life

Airborne

Andy called me Saturday morning. He was driving back to Camp Lejeune from Fort Benning in Georgia. He usually calls me when he is bored, and apparently the drive across Georgia is amazingly boring. 801 more words

Home And Family

6th ISSF World Cup Stage Of The Season Kicks-Off In Munich

The 2015 ISSF World Cup Series lands in Munich, Germany, where a record-breaking number of 901 participating athletes coming from 87 countries will compete in the 10 Olympic Rifle and Pistol events from the 27th of May through the 1st of June. 478 more words

Germany

Blackhawk Down

A few months ago I realized Col Danny McKnight (Blackhawk Down) is the same Captain McKnight that was my company commander in Ft Benning. I was not surprised. 30 more words

Life

The Life & Times of an Incorrigible – G.M. Roberts

G.M. Roberts tells a straight-forward story of his life, in the first-person, from his birth, his lack of enthusiasm for learning, school, or being to what to do, to his Military career, his marriage, and what he did after he was once again a civilian. 282 more words

Books

Love Letters & How I Snagged a Fairy-Tale Relationship

I found this in my draft folder from 3 months ago….oops. Better late than never I guess! But now there’s so much more to say!! 619 more words

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