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Offline PzLdr

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Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« on: June 14, 2013, 04:05:08 PM »
Today is the 238th birthday of the senior service, the United States Army! Formed over a year before the Declaration of Indepence. Kicking our enemies' asses ever since.  13859 13859 13859 :howlin: :howlin: :howlin:
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Re: Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2013, 04:25:27 PM »


Hubby's unit homecoming after 1st tour..


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Re: Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2014, 12:38:24 PM »
Stripes - Graduation - Bill Murray
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Re: Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« Reply #4 on: June 14, 2015, 02:16:37 PM »
Bump for 2015.
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Re: Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2015, 02:42:13 PM »
Scene filmed in 1981, at Ft. Knox KY, but those leftover WWII barracks were identical to Ft. Ord CA, circa 1969.

Placing 1981 in historical context, mocking the military (Mash, etc.) had been popular for several years, but Reagan was just elected.
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Re: Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« Reply #6 on: June 14, 2015, 07:41:48 PM »
From on old sailor, HAPPY BIRTHDAY ARMY!! :patriot:
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Re: Happy Birthday, U.S. Army
« Reply #7 on: June 14, 2016, 10:24:34 AM »
2016 bump
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