This was a surprise to me!

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colt1rgr
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Re: This was a surprise to me!

Postby colt1rgr » December 18th, 2011, 3:00 pm

I'd be willing to give ANYONE who hit that beach (or DZs) a pass on having a tab or otherwise :lol: Some of us think we know what hard is and its obvious "we have NO CLUE". These brave men truly were and are the greatest generation. And when the last one is gone...... we will have lost a part of America we will never get back, God love'em!
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Re: This was a surprise to me!

Postby K.Ingraham » December 18th, 2011, 5:24 pm

I think it's in Snopes, there's a table somewhere of celebrity's actual military service compared to the fables of email forwards.
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Re: This was a surprise to me!

Postby benford46 » December 22nd, 2011, 1:24 pm

Don't know howI missed that,I knew he was a piilot,loved his comments.
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Re: This was a surprise to me!

Postby Steadfast » January 8th, 2012, 4:59 am

Flesh Thorn wrote:James Earl Jones is allegedly a Ranger School graduate.



found today:
http://www.takepart.com/photos/celebs-who-served-military#
title: Celebs Who Served in the Military

James Earl Jones, U.S. Army
excerpt of: trained to be an Army Ranger (though he admits he washed out of the program).
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