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Old 17 April 2018, 21:13
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Not to derail, just to explain: Hard to explain to someone who isn't Army. The Sapper Tab and Combat Action Badge are seen as "everybody gets a trophy" awards, often called "the Whiner Badge" and "Whiner Tab." Results in a lot of usually good-natured back and forth shit talking.
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Old 19 April 2018, 09:16
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Someone explain to me the Coast Guard team? Is the USCG sending officer/NCOs to Ranger school? Or where they two prior service Coasties with Ranger Tabs from a previous stint in the Army or another branch who decided to get into the competition?
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Old 19 April 2018, 09:27
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Someone explain to me the Coast Guard team? Is the USCG sending officer/NCOs to Ranger school? Or where they two prior service Coasties with Ranger Tabs from a previous stint in the Army or another branch who decided to get into the competition?
I think they had prior service in the 75th.
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Old 19 April 2018, 19:57
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256 donít laugh my Good Conduct was awarded to me because of combat; there is an exception to the 3 year rule to receive it
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256 donít laugh my Good Conduct was awarded to me because of combat; there is an exception to the 3 year rule to receive it
Since Iím not aware of that, Iím not sure if youíre messing with me or not. Congratulations on a combat good conduct metal, I think?

I got mine for staying quite, denying everything (if questioned) and making false accusations..
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Old 19 April 2018, 21:23
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I wouldn’t mess with an Army guy. I carried gun/badge for many years; had lunch with 5 gun toting federal agents yesterday. The GCM- since I separated from the Corps due to s physical disability AND it was due to ENEMY WOUNDS, I received the GCM.i spent 1 year in the Corps.
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