"He was a SOT-A Soldier doing exactly what SOT-A's do," his commander said, "fighting alongside his special forces teammates in the most difficult, dangerous places while carrying heavy loads of technical gear that saves lives of our forces and takes the lives of our enemies."
1SFG(A) Commander speaking about Sgt Andrew "A.J." Creighton
Curt S-1, HHC, 3/325th ABCT 91-93 - Blue Falcons! FACEBOOK
“A citizen who shirks his duty to contribute to the security of his community is little better than the criminal who threatens it.” - Robert Boatman
1) Why didn't I ever get to jump a Sherpa???
2) What fucking genius decided to put part of the "Tropic Lightning" Division in freaking "ALASKA"???
"Where is the prince who can afford so to cover his country with troops for its defense, so that ten thousand men descending from the clouds might not,in many places, do an infinite deal of mischief before a force could be brought together to repel them?" -Benjamin Franklin, 1784
Answer to #2) They were already there, they just had to do some dog and pony shows and take their bdu's over to the alterations shop.
Never seen a Blackhawck "mass tac" before :)
Would be nice if we could do a tailgate down in Texas next month.
Bring on the Sizzler
"508 All the Way, Sir"
"Thou shalt not be a victim. Thou shalt not be a perpetrator. Above all, thou shalt not be a bystander." Yehuda Bauer
I believe the Best Social Program is a Job - Ronald Reagan
"Lobotomy means never having to say you're sorry."
Tom Servo, Mystery Science Theater 3000
The 2nd to the last jumper on the Sherpa had a pure sheep fuck of an exit. How do you fuck up a ramp jump?? Well he does.
And I laughed at the yellow arrow taped on the floor. "Go that way Joe...."