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My Purple Heart Story, redux-

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by BFISA, Feb 12, 2007.

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    No my friend, thank you, cuz if posters like you didn't give a ****, this thread woulda died along tome ago.
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    BTW y'all, a reporter for the NC Times, John "Striker" Myers is an old SOGGIE, and wrote a book called Across The Fence that's a great book, as well!!

    And fyi, the late John Walton (yup, them Walton's) was a highly decorated Soggie, as well!!
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    I will look for the book. As far as John Walton were you talking G'night John boy or John Walton founder of Wal-Mart?
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    I do give a **** and I wish I hadn't been talked out of going into the service. I wanted to be a SEAL in the worst way. I was talked out of it by my SEAL friend. Looking back on things now I would have made a better Ranger or Green Beret than a SEAL. I regret my decision now.
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    The late heir to the Wal-Mart fortune, who perished in a home-built light aircraft awhile back.
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    I also have the photo history of SOG. I will look for the book you mentioned soon, as I am currently reading "The Battle of Mogadishu", by Matt Eversmann. I am totally amazed at the courage of the soldiers in SOG. It's true, combat is the true test of a man. I served in the USA, not in combat, but proud to have served nonetheless.
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    Thank you for your service to OUR COUNTRY!! :tup: :icon_toast:
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    ditto
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    A big thanks to all out serving right now, and for all who have served our country in the past.
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    word
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    Deserving of a bump!
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    Anything along the lines of those out there defending and securing or freedoms, definitely deserves a bump at least.

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