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Posted: 8/29/2004 11:24:58 AM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 11:28:13 AM EST
Cool. Congrats!
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 11:31:35 AM EST
Right on man. Thanks for getting yer fingernails all grimey. Im thinking about sucking it up and joining up after college.

Link Posted: 8/29/2004 12:01:00 PM EST
CONGRAULATIONS[/red]....... Well Deserved
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 12:23:30 PM EST

and on a side note........................"big hat" from gunstock 2003 is 82nd airborne now, ft. bragg...............
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 12:25:03 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 12:36:42 PM EST
Cool congrats
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 12:41:30 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 1:19:02 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:08:35 PM EST
I'm a little lost here... I thought all the names on the stones were Ranger KIA's? Educate me please
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:10:51 PM EST
Very cool !!

Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:12:54 PM EST
Is that cool? HOO-AH!.. congrats!

Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:14:36 PM EST
So I take it you're an Airborne Ranger, right?
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:14:57 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:18:54 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:21:06 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/29/2004 5:46:26 PM EST
You have my respect.

Link Posted: 8/29/2004 6:35:03 PM EST
[Last Edit: 8/29/2004 6:35:47 PM EST by Basicload]
OK Gents this is how the Ranger Memorial "walk" works...

When I was in "Bn" in the early 90's..... the Rangers wanted a memorial at Ft Benning like the Airborne guys had. A very smart group of guys came up with the idea of paying for it by selling "bricks" that would be used to create the walk way that led up to the actual memorial.

A call went out to all current and former member of the Ranger Regt as well as WWII, Korea, Vietanam Rangers.....
When enough stones could not be sold the Ranger Training Brigade suggested that "Ranger Qualified" (people that graduated Ranger school but never served in a ranger unit) be allowed to purchase a stone as well.

The idea passed and stones got sold to finance the memorial that stands to the side of Building #4 which is the Infantry school HQ at Ft Benning Ga.

I have many comrades including those that have fallen on the field of battle embedded in the ground along with me

I have a stone on the first Row.... I am proud of my contibution to Ranger history....

Link Posted: 8/30/2004 4:15:01 AM EST
My old Platoon Sgt is in the Hall of Fame, his name is Harvey Moore, he won the best Ranger atleast once. Very cool site.
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 4:17:17 AM EST

You da MAN!
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 4:29:25 AM EST

Link Posted: 8/30/2004 5:24:56 AM EST
nice work...you have a lot to be proud of
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 6:00:32 AM EST
Way to go. That is something to be proud of for the rest of your life.
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 6:01:53 AM EST
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