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Über keydet1976

Retired as a Colonel in the United States Army after 33 years of service. Graduate of the VMI, MA in History at JMU, completed course work for Ph.D in History University of Tennessee.

What Is Becoming of the Blog!

A loyal reader wrote, „I miss the commentary, as we’re almost two months since the last post. I would be interested in any thoughts about the recent New Market Ceremony. It’s seems as if some pre-emptive watering down / dilution … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter VMI | Verschlagwortet mit , | 2 Kommentare

New Uniforms Will Be Expensive

In case you knuckle heads who think that Pinks and Greens will be cool, let me highlight some facts, it is going to cost you a bunch of money, let me show you. Pinks and Greens will require the following: … Weiterlesen

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Well Ain’t That Special

Didn’t know the SMA was decision maker; but apparently he is, as he is talking as if the „pinks and greens“ are a done deal.  Really Army, you say we have a readiness crisis, but we have money to go … Weiterlesen

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SMA Has a New Uniform

Well well doesn’t the SMA of the Army look resplendent in his „pinks and greens“.  Trouble is the originial „pinks and greens“ were an officer uniform; soldiers and NCOs wore a green wool blouse about the color of World War … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Army, CSM Going Bat Shit Crazy, History, Idiocy, Sergeant Majors being stupid, World War I, World War II | 2 Kommentare

„It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)“

The world is coming to an end, if this happens in the USAF, will Aviation Warrants be a thing of the past?  The USAF is thinking about Enlisted Pilots! It’s the end of the world as we know it. It’s … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Air Force, Uncategorized | Verschlagwortet mit | 1 Kommentar

The Buck Stops With the CSA

A lot of noise and smoke over the photo’s of the Security Force Assistance Brigade Beret and Patch.  The CSA makes it clear it is not taking anything away from SF and that they will not be called the legion.

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The CSAF Get’s It

So why does the Chief of Staff of the USAF have to help an airman get in touch with his family in Puerto Rico.  What about his Chain of Command.

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