Adopt a US soldier.....

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  1. Lucky13

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    Didn't know where to put this, but anyhoo........

    Just signed up to adopt US soldier, let you all know how it goes.....
     
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    My cousin does this.....I just collect items and donate to the USO, no one in particular but I'm sure they will appreciate your support!
     
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    Very cool Jan!
     
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    I'm with VB Jan, very cool sir!:cool: :salute:
     
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    Good on ya Jan...:D
     
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    It's the very least that I can do fellas.....
     
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    Left out his name, but he's a PV2 .....
    C BTRY 2-11 FAR
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    Sent an email....

    Waiting now....
     
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    Adopted a second soldier.....a lassie this time, based at Fort Bragg.

    They need to know that we support them, that they're all in our thoughts and prayers!

    :salute:
     
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    Jan, i just adapted my first soldier from the same site your on, and I just requested a second one. Like you said, they have to know we support them and care for them.
     
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    Awesome mate! Gonna toss away another email to them later today....
     
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    I just asked for another soldier, and as you, I got me a lassie this time. I am sending e-mails out now.
     
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    Great stuff..... Can't do enough for these lads and lassies! :salute:
     
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    Emailed them again....
     
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    I did this as well, wrote and sent packages to a young submariner until he was sent home. Right now I'm on the Letter Writing Team at SoldiersAngels.org, getting a new name address each week. It's a little more affordable for me than sending the care packages on a regular basis, but still gratifying and appreciated. Once I'm a registered "angel" for six months, I can get on a team that supports wounded servicemen, which I plan to do the moment I'm eligible.

    It's a great website and offers at least twenty ways to support troops, something for every budget and amount of time you're willing to donate.
     
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