Tag Archives: Army

The World Loses Another Hero – R.I.P. Gen. Schwartzkopf

Last night a personal hero of mine died.  General (Stormin’) Norman Schwartzkopf passed away at the age of 78. I had the distinct pleasure of serving under his command for just over six months during Operations Desert Shield and Desert … Continue reading

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"Where is my Hummer??!!" (another Army story)

Every now and then I explore past blog entries that I had done, yes I do enjoy re-reading my old stuff. Some of my favorite re-reads were the posts where I described some of the lighter side of my Army … Continue reading

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The Lighter Side of Military Service (a re-post)

NOTE: THIS IS MY BLOG POST FROM MARCH 20TH, 2009. ON THIS, VETERANS DAY, I THOUGHT IT WOULD BE FITTING TO AGAIN SHARE THE “LIGHTER SIDE” OF MILITARY SERVICE. Every now and then, I have gotten away from real estate … Continue reading

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HEY!!! That's MY Dead Sheep!

On a different website forum board where I have been known to hang out from time to time, there was a question about navigational skills (or lack thereof) and how lost you ever were. It reminded me back of my … Continue reading

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It's Not Just a Job…

Yes.. that’s a navy recruitment slogan and I was Army – shoot me. The following is reprinted from my Wausau Daily Herald Blog…. Every now and then, I have gotten away from real estate and rentals and complaints in general … Continue reading

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Getting Girls – The Army Way

In the Wausau Daily Herald forum boards under Lifestyle, there has been a thread going trading some military stories. So far, a lot of them are mine but I am sure it is only a matter of time before a … Continue reading

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