What I wish I knew - From Cadet to LT in Afghanistan

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  1. bruno

    bruno 5-Year Member Retired Staff Member

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    http://www.warcouncil.org/blog/2014/4/5/what-i-wish-i-knew-from-cadet-to-lieutenant-in-afghanistan

    There is really some great advice in this piece:
     
  2. NorwichDad

    NorwichDad 5-Year Member

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    Words of wisdom from Rocket City(Not my DS). Should be required reading. DS wears a bracelet he got from a friend when they were at FOB Shank some months ago. It has Justin Sisson's name on it. DS calls Justin the best 2nd LT he ever knew. I met Justin at his and DSs IBOLC graduation. Justin's mother later told me he is buried at Leavenworth National Military Cementary 20 feet from her father and 10 feet from his other grandfather. It gives her some comfort.
     
  3. MabryPsyD

    MabryPsyD Dr. G.

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    I'm currently seeing patients at FOB Shank. FOB Shank is no joke. If your DS was there for 9+ months, mad respect.
     
  4. NorwichDad

    NorwichDad 5-Year Member

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    Big thank you for the great things you do. These kids are so worth it. I pray for a 100% success ratio.

    Best Wishes
     
  5. Chockstock

    Chockstock "Forever One Team" 5-Year Member

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    Read this awhile ago...good read. You picked out some of the best points!
     

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