I Am a Deployed Soldier

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 14 People

    Anybody stuck at the wonderful land of Bagram

    air field? I'm just burning time till I go home 20 more days
    intoeverything67 intoeverything67
    22-25, M
    Oct 3, 2014


    Ya know... It really is almost funny. They keep asking us to take these surveys. They all really ask the same thing. Are you depressed, and why. The answer never changes. They just keep sending surveys in hopes that it will on it's own. But there's a clog in line of communication...
    Prototype13 Prototype13
    18-21, M
    Jul 30, 2011

    That Guy...

    I'm all for people being friendly... But it just went too far today. Already was in an irritated mood because B Co. got me started off on the wrong foot. I don't know what's got it in their heads that we're their personal bit*hes, but that sh*t's gotta stop. But so I got sent to...
    Prototype13 Prototype13
    18-21, M
    Jul 4, 2011

    Truth be told: I feel

    so f_cking hopeless. And useless. I know I can be used for a laugh. Or someone to have too many drinks with. How many of those people can say they know how I think, or even have a shadow of an idea toward how kind and compassionate I can be when the chemicals aren’t making me...
    olmikey olmikey
    26-30, M
    Jul 5, 2015
    EBestest EBestest
    22-25, M
    Aug 25, 2014

    A Change Of Pace

    So here's a new one... I'm a specialist in the U.S. Army, and we're currently deployed. My team leader says when we go back stateside, he intends to transfer to the Airforce. He wants me to take his place... As team leader. As a solider only about a year out of AIT, to be made a...
    Prototype13 Prototype13
    18-21, M
    Jun 26, 2011
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