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Old 16 June 2017, 08:46
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LTG Samuel V. Wilson

Lost a great Ranger.
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Old 16 June 2017, 08:48
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Old 16 June 2017, 10:47
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RIP Ranger. Thanks for your service!
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Old 16 June 2017, 10:56
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What a life that guy led. RIP
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In the fell clutch of circumstance
I have not winced nor cried aloud.
Under the bludgeonings of chance
My head is bloody, but unbowed.
Beyond this place of wrath and tears
Looms but the Horror of the shade
And yet the menace of the years
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How charged with punishments the scroll,
I am the master of my fate
I am the captain of my soul.
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Old 16 June 2017, 19:27
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Talk about leaving a Legacy!

RIP Warrior
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Old 16 June 2017, 19:47
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Lest we forget....
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Old 20 June 2017, 14:19
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Absolutely one of the finest men I've ever known, a mentor to me when I needed one desperately, and humble, too. Rest in Peace General Sam.
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Old 20 June 2017, 21:50
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RIP sir.
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Old 22 June 2017, 11:32
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RIP, Sir. Thank you for your life of service and dedication. RLTW!
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