Category Archives: Coast Guard

Veterans Benefits, a social program or deferred payment?

A question the other day amongst us was about Veterans Benefits. I firmly believe that Veterans Benefits (VA Benefits and the GI Bill) are a form of deferred payment. We all write a blank check to Columbia giving up some … Continue reading

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Overdue Thank-You

I owe an overdue thanks to LT, a long-time Op-For and ITOC reader, a fellow FPF Training alum, USCG vet, and all-around patriot. He sent me one of these last week, and I am deeply grateful. Neat piece of gear! … Continue reading

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