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  1. Yes, indeed, this wasn't the first time and...

    Yes, indeed, this wasn't the first time and probably won't be the last time that the runway looked so inviting to a scared and confused recruit. Soon after my platoon was formed up in the summer of...
  2. Thread: Seal Team 6

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    Photos of the brave American troops killed in...

    Photos of the brave American troops killed in action when their helicopter was shot down by enemy fire on August 6, 2011 in Afghanistan.
    God Bless them all !

    Semper Fi
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    Same, same here ! That's the only course of...

    Same, same here !
    That's the only course of action and well done !
    A salute to you and your men.
    Semper Fi, Scott
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    Sgt. Jim, Well said !

    Sgt. Jim,

    Well said !
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    I agree Dave. All of us have personal...

    I agree Dave. All of us have personal disappointments, some of our own design and some not, either way, the Corps is what you make of it or will make you into what it needs. Make the cut and move on...
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    This thread makes sense to me. Simple and...

    This thread makes sense to me. Simple and self-explanatory, in my opinion.
    What part of exchange ideas and thoughts with your Brothers, on this forum, doesn't fit this thread ? The topic or thread...
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    I had my share of leeches, what we Nam grunts...

    I had my share of leeches, what we Nam grunts considered an occupational norm, just as mosquitoes and malaria, heat, humidity, snakes, monsoon rains, gook sores and heat rash. These and many more...
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    I have enjoyed this thread, as I too, have much...

    I have enjoyed this thread, as I too, have much interest in that which is difficult to understand or comprehend rationally or without physical proof. Just as being a Christian requires faith based...
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    Having read and absorbed much of what this...

    Having read and absorbed much of what this particular forum member and author of this thread has written on this site, it is apparent to me that most of what has been penned by him, has been in jest,...
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    Thank you Captain Kirk for more comforting words....

    Thank you Captain Kirk for more comforting words.
    A special remembrance to all of us that have already lost our Fathers.
    This day can be difficult.

    Semper Fi, Scott
  11. Thread: Why

    by 03Foxtrot
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    Ray, I too have had this problem from day one...

    Ray,
    I too have had this problem from day one and I still can't figure it out. It is true that you must allow cookies and also you must not have pop-up windows blocked. You can find this under your...
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    yertis14, First, thank you for your kind...

    yertis14,
    First, thank you for your kind words.
    My Dad always had a special love for the Royal Marines, possibly because he served with some in the Korean War at a place called the Chosin...
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    Wayne, I too am a loner. Like you, I did not...

    Wayne,
    I too am a loner. Like you, I did not fit in anymore and I guess I still don't.
    I tried to join a few organizations such as the MCL but shortly after, I felt out of place. I attend and go...
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    We all handle it differently. There is no one...

    We all handle it differently.
    There is no one right way to deal with the effects of war on an individual.
    Each of us has our own memories and experiences and each of us suffers in our own way....
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    Montana, Hang in there Bro, you may feel alone,...

    Montana,
    Hang in there Bro, you may feel alone, WE may feel alone... but I've still got your back and I know you've got mine. The miles and time separate us, the bond however is intact.

    Semper...
  16. I agree that a medical condition that precludes...

    I agree that a medical condition that precludes service or graduation, once discovered, does not make her a quitter possibly in her eyes. But her own words say she ran out of motivation and mentally...
  17. If you posted this here to get sympathy, you...

    If you posted this here to get sympathy, you won't from me. By your own words, you quit.... you gave up.... it was too cold or whatever. People like you will always find some reason to quit and then...
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    I must say that I was one lost soul when I...

    I must say that I was one lost soul when I returned to the civilian world in December of '69. It was almost like a bad dream that I know really happened but since I had no support or understanding...
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    If what Ron remembers and posted earlier is...

    If what Ron remembers and posted earlier is accurate of his boot camp training/cadence words used in the 80's, and for all I know, it is indeed so, then all I can say is that the USMC forgot us as...
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    I never said or implied you were lying about...

    I never said or implied you were lying about anything. Time does play games with all of our memories and right or wrong words, I still find them detrimental to the Corps. I said the words of your...
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    I too have never heard the first cadence as...

    I too have never heard the first cadence as mentioned in the first post and I don't think it is something that would have been used, for many obvious reasons. Perhaps time and memory have altered...
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    I realize that this thread has resolved itself,...

    I realize that this thread has resolved itself, although there still seems to be good bit of miscommunication between some members. I too believe that the original blanket statement about this entire...
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    This thread as posted by Patriot90 smells to me....

    This thread as posted by Patriot90 smells to me. Even if it is honest questions, which I doubt, it shows a total lack of commitment on his part to become a Marine. Scare me away ? Read some books...
  24. Glad he is confirmed dead and I only hope they...

    Glad he is confirmed dead and I only hope they release some kind of photo for the benefit of the American people. Those who died and their loved ones during 9/11 deserve this and to hell with the...
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    Jack, I am truly sorry for the loss of your...

    Jack,
    I am truly sorry for the loss of your friend and brother Marine on that day in Nam.
    You are right as rain, all we had was each other and it is our legacy as survivors to make sure no one...
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