Re: What was the dumbest thing you did while in the military?
I turned down a slot at Air Assault School over summer. For some reason that bothers the piss out of me now.
"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