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Joined the Army today!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Military' started by davestaco, Oct 20, 2011.

  1. Oct 20, 2011 at 3:56 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco [OP] TW's number one gear whore

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    well i finally joined the army today! i been workin on this for a long time and everything finally fell through. Im pumped!!! cant wait for basic:D
     
  2. Oct 20, 2011 at 3:56 PM
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    Oat

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    Nice
     
  3. Oct 20, 2011 at 3:57 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco [OP] TW's number one gear whore

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    LOL i was there with a few marines....great guys. glad i got to meet them.
     
  4. Oct 20, 2011 at 3:58 PM
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    BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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  5. Oct 20, 2011 at 3:59 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco [OP] TW's number one gear whore

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    thanks man:D
     
  6. Oct 20, 2011 at 4:00 PM
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    poundin tacos

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    Congrats bro. I still might if Lockheed Martin won't hire me back on. Infantry?
     
  7. Oct 20, 2011 at 4:03 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco [OP] TW's number one gear whore

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    nope infantry was open, and prolly always will be. I went for a intell job for the security clearence.
     
  8. Oct 20, 2011 at 4:12 PM
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    poundin tacos

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  9. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:12 PM
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    Hey we're all in it for the same good cause, ;)
     
  10. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    Congratulations and thank you David, I will be praying for you.
     
  11. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    Congratulations man. Thank you for taking the first steps to defending our nation. Hope you do well in the service.

    -- Matt --
     
  12. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    Oh my.. Congrats and start running now so it won't kill you when you get to BT.
     
  13. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    The clearances are sweet it's worth the eye gouging filling out a SF86.
     
  14. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:31 PM
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    Funny story, my brother in law is a Marine officer and I was up visiting my sis and we went to the Marine Corps Museum up near D.C. While we were walking around we ran into a crusty ol devildog, and he told us a couple of stories and asked what units we were with. Bro in law obviously gave him his unit, and I told the guy I wasn't from around there (I'm an AF officer).

    *Puzzled look*
    "Oh, you're not a Marine?...well thanks for serving our country anyway"

    Priceless

    Congrats on joining the US Army! Take every opportunity to surround yourself with good mentors and friends and LIVE IT TO THE FULLEST!
     
  15. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:31 PM
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    Konaborne

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    congrats!
     
  16. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:35 PM
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    Congrats Dave! :oldglory:

    No more "ultralight" backpacking for you! :p
     
  17. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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  18. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:41 PM
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    tiresmokintacoma

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    Congrats man! where u going to basic at? Active?
     
  19. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:49 PM
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    davestaco

    davestaco [OP] TW's number one gear whore

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    I dont wanna here SF86 ever again. I filled it out 4 times and i still need to re do it but we submitted it anyway to get the show on the road.
    lol at least not at work

    basic at ft jackson and ya im active
     
  20. Oct 20, 2011 at 6:54 PM
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    nelson18matt

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    congrats dave, thanks for volunteering

    i know this wasn't your initail plan, but the military is all about service and sacrifice and you have already begun to do that. you can always cross over green to blue later on in your career if you still want to give PJ a shot
     
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