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Originally posted by dawnstar
I was just wondering, and well, please don't answer this issue if it compromises security in any way. but....
what kind of assignments are they using navy personel in iraq? are they mainly staying on the bases? are there alot of naval personel in Iraq?
Originally posted by LazarusTheLong
you seeing many mercs over there? private soldiers?
do they keep them in separate areas, to avoid conflict?
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Herm...Well, I will tell you Isk, I cant answer those questions. They are way to specific.
Please remember that the chances of a Terrorist prowling this site are really really high...
How do you burn a rabbit?
How about clearing a barricaded room? Don't say grenades, they don't work.
What is the procedure for identifying, ranging location and estimating time to impact of a mortar attack?
In what cases can you call in an anti-mortar fire mission and how do you dial it in?
What are the distinguishing thumps of Mk.1937/1941, Mk.1938 and Mk.1943?
Will you even hear a launch of Mk.1943 shell at its max effective range?
What is the most common Mk and what is its caliber? Which Mk's are crew mobile and which require vehicle support?
Given mobility requirements of a mobile urban Mk crew, what is their estimated shell load and max rate of fire?
What is the average length of their attack and how many shells do they expend?
Oh how about just this, what is the color of their tracers, and what is the color of ours?
hopefully with a new thread and the guidelines this will correct any problems we may have with this free-for-all thread.
Originally posted by desert
Dawnstar, my other son's friend, in the Navy, spent time on a boat circling an oil rig to protect it. I don't think that info would compromise security, as when I heard his assignment, I sorta went Doh! Of course! ala Homer Simpson.
Originally posted by I See You
My bud just got home about 5 months ago. He had been in some serious situations and has done things that most wish not to in order to protect himself and his brothers. ... He is having a hard time being back here in the states...
Evoking the presence of the great compassion,
let us fill our hearts with our own compassion
- towards ourselves and towards all living beings.
Let us pray that all living beings realise
that they are all brothers and sisters,
all nourished from the same source of life