HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: sid77
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12669

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 138
BOT: 2
Total: 140
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Photo Albums
03: Photo Albums
04: Forums
05: Forums
06: Photo Albums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Photo Albums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Your Account
32: Forums
33: Photo Albums
34: Your Account
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Photo Albums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Your Account
43: Home
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Your Account
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Your Account
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Forums
78: Forums
79: Forums
80: Photo Albums
81: Forums
82: Photo Albums
83: Home
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: News
87: Photo Albums
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Home
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Photo Albums
99: Your Account
100: Home
101: Forums
102: Your Account
103: Forums
104: Your Account
105: Forums
106: Photo Albums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Photo Albums
110: Home
111: Photo Albums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Photo Albums
116: Forums
117: News
118: Forums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Home
131: Forums
132: Photo Albums
133: Home
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Forums
137: Forums
138: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2366
  · Views: 494476
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

WELCOME HOME
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
WildHorse
Member
Member


Joined: Feb 17, 2005
Posts: 184
Location: Nebraska

PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 2:49 pm    Post subject: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

Congress has recently announced that March 30th 2011 will be the day that the US decides to oficially welcome home our Vietnam Veterans. Forty one years late-and a lot of our brothers have passed on-but what the hell, accept it for what it is. Proud recognition of your sacrifices and blood shed in service to our country. Let's see to it that the men and women in Iraq and Afghanistan don't have to wait forty-one years for recognition of their service to our contry.
Semper Fi

_________________
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
- Voltaire (1694- 1778)
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail ICQ Number AIM Address Photo Gallery
ajennings
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Feb 12, 2008
Posts: 4
Location: Northern California

PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 3:35 pm    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

Well put WildHorse, long overdue for the Vietman Veterans. I hope we have learned that lesson and won't let it happen again, ever.
Back to top
View user's profile
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 20, 2010
Posts: 2984
Location: Iowa

PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 3:53 pm    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

Good post Wildhorse, my family lost a relative (1st cousin) to me during the nam war. I was close to him like my brother and sister. Miss him dearly. Thanks for bringing this to our attention.

_________________
Regards

Limitations are but boundaries created inside our minds.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Joe Boleo
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 25, 2006
Posts: 427
Location: Pennsylvania

PostPosted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 4:26 pm    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

Wildhorse,
Well said. Thanks for sharing. Take care...
Joe
Back to top
View user's profile
glockman55
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 12, 2005
Posts: 831
Location: Michigan

PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2011 6:15 am    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

I lost friends in that war as well....Welcome Home!!

_________________
Are you boys gonna pull them pistols or whistle dixie?
Back to top
View user's profile Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10623
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2011 6:58 am    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

And to those that didn't make it home..........

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
jeh7mmmag
Member
Member


Joined: Dec 24, 2006
Posts: 222
Location: DFW, TX.

PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2011 7:06 am    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

Thanks Bushy

Quote::
And to those that didn't make it home..........
Salute Flag

The true heroes. May they RIP

_________________
mypva.org/
DAV
VNE USS LEX CVT-16 BLUE GHOST V2 CATS ABE-2
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13821
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2011 8:26 pm    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

AYE AYE Bushy and Jim. Salute Salute

It took al awful long time for them to officially welcome the Vietnam Vets home here in Australia. Left a bitter taste in a lot of mouths I can tell you.

Make the most of the day...get together with your surviving mates and remember those no longer with us...they deserve nothing less. Never forget.

LEST WE FORGET

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
jeh7mmmag
Member
Member


Joined: Dec 24, 2006
Posts: 222
Location: DFW, TX.

PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2011 11:36 pm    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

1982: Groundbreaking at Vietnam Memorial – On March 27th 1982 a group of 125 veterans gathered between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument to break ground at the future site of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Vietnam veteran Jan Scruggs spearheaded the movement to lobby congress and raise money through private funds to build the memorial. The black granite wall holds the names of 58,267 men and women who were killed or remain missing in action.

VIDEO of 1982 groundbreaking here:
news.blogs.cnn.com/201...-the-wa... /

A salute to all those we lost,

_________________
mypva.org/
DAV
VNE USS LEX CVT-16 BLUE GHOST V2 CATS ABE-2
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 7726
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 12:04 am    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

great to hear its finaly hapening. have a beer or to in rememberance for me guys.I never served in the forces but have great respect for those who have.

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
ROADJOCKY
Member
Member


Joined: Jan 29, 2010
Posts: 101
Location: SOUTHERN-OHIO

PostPosted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 9:23 am    Post subject: Re: WELCOME HOME Reply with quote

PRAISE GOD and the Armed Forces we owe all to them.
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.