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FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops ~ 15 November 2012
Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew

Posted on 11/14/2012 6:01:30 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska




~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~

~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~


MUSKET FIRE

Army soldiers fire their muskets during Twilight Tattoo at Whipple Field on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall in Arlington, Va., July 25, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to the 3rd Infantry Regiment known as "The Old Guard." U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade




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.




MEDICAL EVACUATION

A UH-60 Black Hawk medical evacuation helicopter lands as U.S. Army paratroopers secure the area in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, July 23, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team and the helicopter crew is assigned to the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade. The soldiers evacuated a wounded insurgent. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Thomas Cieslak


FIREFIGHTING DRILL

U.S. Navy sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower practice firefighting during a drill while under way in the Arabian Sea, July 24, 2012. The Eisenhower is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility to conduct maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Luis Fiallos


POHAKULOA TRAINING

Marine Corps Cpl. Richard Sippl fires a 7.62mm GAU-17/A Minigun during a live-fire combat training mission during the Rim of the Pacific 2012 over the Pohakuloa Training Area in Hawaii, July 22, 2012. The exercise involves 22 nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Michael R. Holzworth



BELLY ROLL RIGOR

Soldiers complete the belly roll obstacle during joint operations at Landing Zone Ranger on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 19, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to the 95th Civil Support Team, 2nd Engineer Brigade, California Army National Guard. U.S. Air Force photo by Percy Jones


FINAL COORDINATES

Soldiers recieve final firing coordinates and load a round before firing an M777 lightweight howitzer during a mission on Camp Grayling, Mich., July 19, 2012. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Helen Miller


PISTOL SHOOT

U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program pistol shooter Sgt. 1st Class Daryl Szarenski, center, shoots to a 23rd-place finish during the qualification round of the men's 10-meter air pistol event at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, July 28, 2012. U.S. Army photo by Tim Hipps




COMBATIVE KICK

Army 1st Lt. Daniel Midgett, right, kicks Army Sgt. 1st Class Jeff Duncan, left, during the 2012 U.S. Army Combatives Championship competition on Fort Hood, Texas, July 26, 2012. DOD photo by EJ Hersom


BAZAAR BUDDIES

U.S. Army Master Sgt. Robin Harris visits with Afghan children during the monthly Womens' Bazaar held at the International Security Assistance Force Headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 28, 2012. Harris is assigned to Task Force Shafafiyat. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. April Campbell


QUEBEC CITY COLORS

U.S. Navy Seaman Franklin Jones, left, and U.S. Navy Seaman Nathan Counts lower the American flag for evening colors during a reception aboard the USS DeWert in Quebec City, July 27, 2012. The DeWert, the USS Hurricane and the Canadian Halifax-class frigate HMCS Ville de Quebec are visiting cities in America and Canada to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tony D. Curtis



Please remember that The Canteen is here to support
and entertain our troops and veterans and their families,
and is family friendly.




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To: AZamericonnie

It has a LOT OF PORCH!


41 posted on 11/14/2012 6:54:51 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife


Paulaner Salvator




Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

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)

42 posted on 11/14/2012 6:56:22 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: mylife

Maybe I can have more than one swing & a few rockers & adirondack chairs to boot!


43 posted on 11/14/2012 6:59:00 PM PST by AZamericonnie
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To: ConorMacNessa
Oh Dear Lord, that is a fave of mine!
But Spaten Optimator from the tap in an iced mug is Heaven on a hot Texas day.


44 posted on 11/14/2012 7:00:05 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: Kathy in Alaska; laurenmarlowe; BIGLOOK; alfa6; EsmeraldaA; SandRat; mylife; TMSuchman; PROCON; ...




GOD BLESS AND PROTECT OUR TROOPS AND OUR BELOVED NATION!


TATTOO
(Click)


Must retire – the 0500 Reveille approaches relentlessly.

The Bugler, his grim visage replete with an evil sneer, already mounts the parapet.

Do poor Tom some charity, whom the foul fiend vexes!



All Gave Some – Some Gave All!!!
(Click)


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!









Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

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)

45 posted on 11/14/2012 7:00:05 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: AZamericonnie
Not sure if Adirondack chairs are aesthetically correct in Texas. ☺

But what the heck, we drink German beers down there!

46 posted on 11/14/2012 7:03:59 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: left that other site

*Hugs*


47 posted on 11/14/2012 7:04:26 PM PST by AZamericonnie
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To: AZamericonnie

Thanks. I needed that.


48 posted on 11/14/2012 7:05:22 PM PST by left that other site (Worry is the Darkroom that Develops Negatives.)
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To: left that other site

Farsi?!!!
Mother Jones??!!

YArgghhh!!


49 posted on 11/14/2012 7:05:42 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: mylife

50?


50 posted on 11/14/2012 7:10:55 PM PST by AZamericonnie
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To: mylife

That’s not a bad distance for great food and “the best beer”! :)

Hint-hint!


51 posted on 11/14/2012 7:11:19 PM PST by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos!)
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To: AZamericonnie

Bingo!


52 posted on 11/14/2012 7:19:50 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: The Mayor

Good evening, Mayor, and thanks for today’s sustenance for body and soul.


53 posted on 11/14/2012 7:20:44 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: LUV W

We always play it by ear.


54 posted on 11/14/2012 7:21:46 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: Kathy in Alaska; GodBlessUSA; Mrs.Nooseman; AZamericonnie; HiJinx; Colonel_Flagg; BIGLOOK; ...

This is Ginger and Peaches!
or...is it Peaches and Ginger? hmmm
(one of their siblings behind them)
I am now their adopted mom! :)
What WAS I thinkin'!!

55 posted on 11/14/2012 7:21:58 PM PST by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos!)
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To: mylife

Prost!


56 posted on 11/14/2012 7:25:41 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: ConorMacNessa

We like German and Czech beer here.


57 posted on 11/14/2012 7:28:16 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: AZamericonnie

Good evening, Connie, and thank you for today’s Tribute to Our Troops.

*hugs*

Hope your work week is going well. We had a couple inches of snow overnight. More expected.


58 posted on 11/14/2012 7:34:35 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: mylife

Good evening, my. That is a beautiful building. What a nice place for the VFW Post.

Have you been there?


59 posted on 11/14/2012 7:39:11 PM PST by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: LUV W

I won’t say tell me when they are climbing up your curtains or walking on your countertops....Nope! Not going mention that! They are so darn cute I can hardly stand it!!!!!!


60 posted on 11/14/2012 7:40:22 PM PST by AZamericonnie
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