Thanks, Veterans

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lisab
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I'm thankful for your service :approve:.
 

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MarneMath
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It was a pleasure :). Mostly.
 
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Jimmy
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You're welcome :biggrin:

I had it pretty easy though. Lived in Schwäbisch Hall, Germany for three years. It was beautiful. I can't believe it's been over twenty years since I left.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sUjMKRafQg8

It was a pleasure :). Mostly.
Ha! I did my share of grumbling.
 
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Bobbywhy
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Two times in Vietnam. You are welcome!

Cheers,
Bobbywhy
 
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Andre
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The best part of my Army career was living in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicenza. The worse part of my army career was living in Vicenza.

Interesting, when I was there, we just moved some of that same lot -I guess- to Poggio Renatico.
 
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My father is my favorite veteran. He quit school to join the Airborne for WWII, broke his ankle in a training drop, participated in Patton's armored thrust into Germany, and served out his enlistment as a motor-pool grunt in Belgium.

He doesn't talk about it much, but I remember when I was a little kid that his HS awarded him a diploma, years after the fact. I found out from my grandmother that he was always at or near the top of his class... Not bad for a kid from a broken home.
 
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Thank you all, veterans, for your service.
 

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