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FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops! ~ 29 March 2012
Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew

Posted on 03/28/2012 6:00:45 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska




~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~

~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~


NEAR NARIZAH

U.S. Army Spc. Bruce Cotton checks security near the village of Narizah in Afghanistan's Tani district, Feb. 10, 2012. Cotton is assigned to the 501st Infantry Division's Company B, 1st Battalion Airborne. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Jason Epperson




Canteen Mission Statement

Showing support and boosting the morale of
our military and our allies' military
and family members of the above.
Honoring those who have served before.




"TOP BRASS"

Army Maj. Gen. Thomas H. Katkus, Alaska’s adjutant general, races to the finish line during the "Top Brass" Charity Sled Dog Race in Anchorage, Alaska, Feb. 11, 2012. U.S. Army photo by Maj. Guy Hayes


FIRST VIEW

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Doxtator sees his newborn daughter for the first time during a video teleconference aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island in the Arabian Sea, Feb. 9, 2012. Doxtator is a engineman. The Makin Island and embarked Marines assigned to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit are supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Apprentice Ethan Tracey


SNOW ZONE

A CH-47 Chinook helicopter kicks up snow at a remote landing zone in the Shah Joy district in Afghanistan's Zabul province, Feb. 8, 2012. Helicopters provide an efficient and reliable means of transporting personnel and cargo to the country's rural areas. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jon Rasmussen



SUNSET CHAT

U.S. Marine Lance Cpls. Ryan Snyder and David Lambert talk while providing security from their defensive position as the sun sets during Operation Shahem Tofan Eagle Storm in the Garmsir district, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb. 11, 2012. Snyder and Lambert are assigned to Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Reece Lodder


SHAH KAREZ STREETS

U.S. Marines patrol through the streets of Shah Karez city during Operation Alekhine's Gun in the Musa Qaleh district of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb 10, 2012. The Marines, assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, found numerous weapons caches and an estimated 150 pounds of black tar heroin. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Robert Storm


SCHOOL SUPPLIES

U.S. Air Force Chaplain (Capt.) Larry Lovejoy takes the lead as members of the International Security Assistance Force deliver school supplies and donations to Sozo school in Kabul, Afghanistan, Feb. 11, 2012. This donation comes from the Volunteer Community Relations program, which provides clothing, toys, school supplies and toileteries to the needy in the Kabul area. French navy photo by Master Petty Officer Christian Valverde




HAWK OVERHEAD

U.S. Army Col. Mark H. Landes, Left, and 1st Lt. Josh Kopsie kneel on the landing zone while two UH-60 Black Hawks helicopters begin to land on Command Outpost Nerkh in Afghanistan's Wardak province, Feb. 15, 2012. Landes is the commander of the 1st Armored Division's 3rd Brigade Combat Team. Kopsie is assigned to the same unit, which is conducting a battlefield circulation of the different command outposts around Wardak province. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Austin Berner


FLIGHT OPERATIONS

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Carlos Gonzales and Sgt. Ernesto Gallegos assist pilots during a run up of a CH-47F Chinook helicopter on Camp Marmal, Afghanistan, Feb. 16, 2012. Gonzales is a flight engineer instructor and Gallegos is a crew chief. Both are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company B, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, Task Force Lobos. U.S. Air Force photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo


BACK BRIEF

U.S. Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Kevin Kelly back briefs a Georgian soldier following a practice firefight with mock enemy insurgents during a mission rehearsal exercise at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center, Hohenfels, Germany, Feb. 17, 2012. Kelly is a ground intelligence officer assigned to the 2nd Marine Division. U.S. Marines acted as observer controllers during the training. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Alexis Mulero



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To: ConorMacNessa

Breathtakingly lovely, Conor! Thanks for sharing it!


41 posted on 03/28/2012 8:01:01 PM PDT by LUV W (Obama's foot soldiers are repulsive human debris and the voting public is sick to death of them! *RL)
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To: ConorMacNessa
Patrick Henry Addressing The Virginia House Of Burgesses – 23Mar1775

I think we need to go back to go forward Conor. *hugs*

Happy belated birthday to your son & hope your daughter is doing well! *Hugs*

42 posted on 03/28/2012 8:03:50 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: ConorMacNessa

Your phone can take that good of a pic?

My camera doesn’t do as well! LOL


43 posted on 03/28/2012 8:06:57 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: LUV W
Good evening, Luv!

*HUGS*

It is the earliest blooming of my roses, but usually starts in mid-April. I have never seen it bloom in March before.



Nos genuflectitur ad non princeps sed Princeps Pacem!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

44 posted on 03/28/2012 8:07:32 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: SandRat

Anything new on your horizon Sandy?

Bet that young master is growing like a weed!


45 posted on 03/28/2012 8:09:10 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: ConorMacNessa
Thanks, Mac, for the Missing Man Setting as we remember those who have given their all that we may gather safe and secure.
46 posted on 03/28/2012 8:11:27 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie
LOL! My Canon Power Shot. for which I paid several hundred bucks, only has 5 megapixels. The Android phone, which I got free, has an 8 Megapixel camera. Go figure!



Nos genuflectitur ad non princeps sed Princeps Pacem!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

47 posted on 03/28/2012 8:12:03 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: AZamericonnie

Nothing new on the job horizon.

Seeing some improvements in #1 Daugh.

Nothing new in the news for Nate other than he’s going like a weed.


48 posted on 03/28/2012 8:12:46 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Kathy in Alaska; laurenmarlowe; BIGLOOK; alfa6; EsmeraldaA; SandRat; mylife; TMSuchman; PROCON; ...


SUPPORT OUR TROOPS!




Tattoo

Must retire – the 0500 Reveille approaches relentlessly – the bugler already mounts the parapet. Will chat with you all on the morrow.

Good night, God bless you, and God bless the United States of America!

Godspeed our Troops around the Globe – especially those in harm’s way – by virtue of their service and sacrifice we continue to live in Freedom!









Nos genuflectitur ad non princeps sed Princeps Pacem!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

49 posted on 03/28/2012 8:13:31 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: SandRat

50?


50 posted on 03/28/2012 8:13:31 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: SandRat

50?


51 posted on 03/28/2012 8:13:31 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: AZamericonnie
Aloha Connie!((HUGS))

Did you get your photo of the Swabbiess back?
52 posted on 03/28/2012 8:14:50 PM PDT by BIGLOOK (Keelhaul Congress!)
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To: AZamericonnie
Thanks, Connie!

*HUGS*

Birthday went well and the daughter is doing well in Kenya - spoke to her just the other day.



Nos genuflectitur ad non princeps sed Princeps Pacem!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

53 posted on 03/28/2012 8:16:51 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska

No homework?

Bed a tad early?

Cats are sleeping with dogs! LOL

Hope you get your projects done early & get some extra ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ’s.:)

I gotta go finish chores so see you on the morrow!

*tuck* *tuck*


54 posted on 03/28/2012 8:17:13 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: left that other site

Good evening, ML...((HUGS))...good lessons today?


55 posted on 03/28/2012 8:19:24 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: ConorMacNessa

Hi, Conor....and goodnight! :)

Just enjoy it. Does it have a heavenly scent? It looks like it would.


56 posted on 03/28/2012 8:19:59 PM PDT by LUV W (Obama's foot soldiers are repulsive human debris and the voting public is sick to death of them! *RL)
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To: BIGLOOK

{{{{{{{{Bigs}}}}}}}}}}}}}

Yes....I got the Swabbies back & tucked them away somewhere I think they can’t be messed with again! LOL

Thanks so very much for helping....you are appreciated!

How are Sonboy & the Wahines doing? Those girls are growing up now.


57 posted on 03/28/2012 8:25:12 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: ConorMacNessa

Good evening, Mac...*HUGS**...it is good to hear that progress is being made. Good for you!!


58 posted on 03/28/2012 8:26:29 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: LUV W
Hiya Luvie & what was for dinner tonight? :)

Is princess Piper going to Kindergarten next year? Am I way ahead? *Hugs*

59 posted on 03/28/2012 8:29:48 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: SandRat

Thanks, unique, for the woohoo.

Sand.....#50!!


60 posted on 03/28/2012 8:31:04 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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