Son becoming member of 173d Abn.Brigade(The Herd)next month

Son becoming member of 173d Abn.Brigade(The Herd)next month

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    Son becoming member of 173d Abn.Brigade(The Herd)next month

    My 18 year old son,Matt, will join the ranks of the famous 173d Airborne Brigade as a rifleman early next month in Vincenza,Italy. My wife and I are very proud of him!
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    I, for one, want to thank him for his service!
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    That is a storied unit with a good, strong history, certainly something for a grunt to be proud of.
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    Awesome! Thank him and thank you and the Wife for his and your willingness to serve.
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    Apparently somebody forgot to tell him sane people don't jump out of perfectly good airplanes.Wish him luck on his new occupation
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    Congrats to your son...certainly something to be very proud of...
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    Certainly something to be very proud of. Thank your son for his service!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Paco View Post
    Awesome! Thank him and thank you and the Wife for his and your willingness to serve.
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    Congrats to your son...certainly something to be very proud of...
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    Certainly something to be very proud of. Thank your son for his service!


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    Italy, huh? Has he got room for a couple of guests? Tell him for me to make the most of it and take in every bit of touring the opportunity presents. I know he'll do you proud!
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    Gongrats to you for being the proud papa of another paratrooper, looks like ya raised him right! And tell him thanks for his service to our country from another old paratrooper.
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