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Lets hear it for our veterans


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#1 Par-A-Medic

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 09:26 PM

Hey I love golf, love golf equipment, love my club, but I more so love my country. How about a little respect for our veterans, both members and not, the 9.9% who did the unthinkable so we could have the freedoms we have today. I love all of you guys! Thank you so much for your service.


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#2 Par-A-Medic

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 09:59 PM

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 10:04 PM

Salute... :)

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 10:06 PM

Your welcome and thanks for taking the time, to say "thanks"!

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 11:06 PM

Thank you.

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 11:53 PM

You're welcomed!

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 11:54 PM

Well said and a thank you to all the vets and active service members out there.

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 12:04 AM

Thank all of the vet especially the marines on this day!
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Posted 12 November 2012 - 12:59 AM

Happy Veterans Day from Japan land!  Thanks for starting this thread!

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 12:59 AM

You are welcome.

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#11 MadGolfer76

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 01:20 AM

Thanks for your service!
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Posted 12 November 2012 - 01:58 PM

Thank you Veterans, and especially to their families.

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 02:11 PM

Thank you for saying thank you!

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 02:19 PM

Sad reflection on America, that more people didn't respond.
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Posted 12 November 2012 - 03:12 PM

Much respect for all of you- many, many thanks!!


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Posted 12 November 2012 - 06:14 PM

View PostPepperturbo, on 12 November 2012 - 02:19 PM, said:

Sad reflection on America, that more people didn't respond.

Well, it was just posted on Veteran's Day itself and a Sunday as well. Maybe folks were out showing support?
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Posted 12 November 2012 - 06:23 PM

View PostMadGolfer76, on 12 November 2012 - 06:14 PM, said:

View PostPepperturbo, on 12 November 2012 - 02:19 PM, said:

Sad reflection on America, that more people didn't respond.

Well, it was just posted on Veteran's Day itself and a Sunday as well. Maybe folks were out showing support?

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 10:33 PM

Big thank you to all of those past and present for your service!!!!  Thank you for doing that which I don't have the courage to do.
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Posted 13 November 2012 - 07:16 AM

Thank you very much. Hey, Pepperturbo it's fine. (at least for me) Even if they don't write in maybe they'll see someone in uniform and just say- Thanks. Always made me feel good.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:36 AM

Everybody is appreciative of veterans, whether they know it or not.  I think there is not much participation on this thread simply because it's not on a well-traveled area of GolfWRX.  Thanks again guys, everyday should be veterans day.


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Posted 13 November 2012 - 10:31 AM

You're welcome

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 11:26 AM

Thanks to all of those that serve our country!

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 05:56 PM

Great Thread!!

Yes Thank you to all who serve for us to be able to live our lives without fear.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 06:13 PM

You are all welcome, we vets are all proud that we served and would do it again if called upon. Thanks for the recognition.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 06:22 PM

Thanks to our Vets for their service and sacrifice.  I pray for the safe return of our active duty military


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Posted 13 November 2012 - 07:52 PM

You're welcome. Thanks for the thanks. :-)
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Posted 13 November 2012 - 11:31 PM

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Posted 14 November 2012 - 10:28 PM

When I played Sunday, I was paired with a group of older gentlemen. We had a great time, but as usual, I started limping a bit on the back nine. When asked I told them it was an old injury, and the cooler weather just makes it worse. A couple of holes later, one of the guys just looked at me and asked me when I served. I just looked at him for a second, then told him. He later asked if I was limping because of that, and all I said was "yes". The subject was not brought up again the rest of the round.

As we were finishing, they asked me if I was interested in a drink. I don't usually, but we went in and sat down, drinks were brought, and we had a good time. We even had lunch. As the bills were brought over one of the guys wispered something to the girl and she disappeared, only to return with one check that the other guys split. I wasn't even given a chance to pay. Then the manager came over and told me that my round was reembursed to my card. Seems the guys paid for that too. Then they all stood up, shook my hand, again, and thanked me for my service.

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Posted 28 December 2012 - 04:21 AM

My pleasure. would be happy to serve if called upon again.
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Posted 28 December 2012 - 12:12 PM

Hooah!

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