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Old 11 May 2018, 10:09
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I remember always singing the Ballad of the Green Berets right before we did an infil...
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Old 11 May 2018, 10:47
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Anyway, back on topic. When I first got to the commo committee as a GS in 03, we had one of the guys that was on that endeavor, had some good stories... I believe he went on to be a Chaplain, or chaplain asst
Was that the weather guy?
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Old 11 May 2018, 11:21
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Was that the weather guy?
One of the Rangers.

Years later when I was a 1SG in 1st Bn, SWC I was talking about that trip and how the Rangers got the local troops a little POed at us because they didn't know the difference between the local shitters and showers.

One of the students going through as a medic raised his hand and admitted to being one of those Rangers. Few years later his was my company ops sergeant. Small world.
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Old 11 May 2018, 11:22
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I remember always singing the Ballad of the Green Berets right before we did an infil...
Got enough of that in the front leaning rest during Phase I and the monthly payday formation.
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Old 11 May 2018, 12:23
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.....Wasn't the RGR infil supposed to be one of the longest ever?? Seems to me I heard it from somewhere...
Ft Lewis to NW of Khartoum with no stops. That's a long haul anyway you look at it.
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Old 25 May 2018, 00:32
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Just watched it. I get why some of the BTDTs don't like it but for the rest of us and my wife, I thought it was pretty solid.

General Zod was a good casting choice.
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