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I Am a Deployed Soldier

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    EBestest EBestest 18-21, M Aug 25

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    Anybody stuck at the wonderful land of Bagram

    air field? I'm just burning time till I go home 20 more days
    intoeverything67 intoeverything67 18-21, M Oct 3

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    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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    Funny

    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

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    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

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    I'm so heartbroken. Baby I miss you! I love you💏💕
    AMarinesGirl0401 AMarinesGirl0401 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    And here come the tears. Babe I want you to be home already 😢
    AMarinesGirl0401 AMarinesGirl0401 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I've spent the past few nights crying because I miss you so much. If there were only something to make time go by faster so I can have you back in my arms 💏💕... This is going...
    AMarinesGirl0401 AMarinesGirl0401 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Not just for those who serve or have served, but their families as well. The support they have for them, knowing that any time that their loved ones are deployed may be the very...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 5 Responses Sep 30

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    He's been at basic for almost a month and I've only gotten one phone call. 5 minutes. That's it. Today I miss him more than ever. This is so hard :/ I can't wait to get a letter...
    Lavenderrrr Lavenderrrr 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    Hello, my name is Kelsey and my boyfriend is in the United States Army. He is stationed at Ft. Bliss in Texas, while I am going to college in Ohio. I am only a freshman. Though my...
    KelseyVianna KelseyVianna 18-21, F Oct 8

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    Hello, my name is Kelsey and my boyfriend is in the United States Army. He is stationed at Ft. Bliss in Texas, while I am going to college in Ohio. I am only a freshman. Though my...
    KelseyVianna KelseyVianna 18-21, F Oct 8

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    This my life when I was a signal soldier for 10th mountain unit. I and my sergeant was place with a mission to support my unit on the top of this hill or mountain, the place where...
    ageroy2015 ageroy2015 31-35, M 4 Responses Oct 11

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    "We have an obligation to every last victim of this illegal aggression because all of this carnage has been done in our name. Since World War II, 90% of the casualties of war are...
    Bewail Bewail 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 28

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    Hello everyone:) I would just like to start of by thanking all American and Canadian soldiers and marines and pilots who are serving and who have served in the past:) I am a...
    KatAttack91 KatAttack91 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    IDE like to see where all of you haters would be if there weren't any soldiers.
    Rugby4me Rugby4me 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 29

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    I got not one but FIVE letters today from my soldier. He's getting my letters now. Nothing could make me happier right now!!except of course seeing him haha. :) I love the feeling...
    emuck emuck 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    On my way to Georgia to see my soldier (:
    tianahull tianahull 16-17, F Sep 30

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    I give respect to those who earn it. It sounds rude but just because you are a soldier doesn't mean you are a hero. One of my best friend a is in the national guard part time...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 6 Responses Oct 1

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    My parents upset me so much. My soldier and I have been dating for two years. We want to get married one day. I'm a senior in high school getting ready to go to college. My dad...
    AaronsGirl9112 AaronsGirl9112 16-17, F Oct 1

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    I finally got to see my soldier. I made it through 10 weeks of basics, and now just 21 weeks of AIT left.
    tianahull tianahull 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    I had an amazing time this weekend with my soldier and his family. It's incredible how not a single thing has changed between us after being apart for over 2 months. Our love has...
    bayleejoelle bayleejoelle 18-21, F Oct 14

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    I just got off the phone with my soldier who is at AIT. He's so depressed and home sick. He's starting to not like his MOS and is just miserable. I hate knowing he's like this...
    tianahull tianahull 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My heart breaks when I see good men turned and indoctrinated into killers. I survived the DADT era. How many other lesser educated soldiers can say the same? Not many. That is...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My boyfriend is at Fort Leonard Wood he hasnt been there week yet Wedensday will make a week. How do i suppose to get through this
    1stLady2yu 1stLady2yu 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 22

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    I need some support. Since everyone I know is telling me, me and my boyfriend aren't going to last since he just left... And because we are young (16&18)..He'll be back in 4months...
    neoncupcakes neoncupcakes 16-17, F 7 Responses Sep 23

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    Anybody boyfriend was here ineed help asap
    1stLady2yu 1stLady2yu 18-21, F Sep 23

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    I relieved two more letters today. :) this man makes me so happy. I'm glad all is well. He still hasn't got my letters yet. But I sent them Friday morning so they should be on...
    emuck emuck 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    I'm pretty new to this whole thing. Social media and meeting new people. But a lot of my friends have told me finding people who feel similar or have been in my place would help...
    Jaderaute Jaderaute 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 23

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    I've been sending my man letters for the past week, and I just realized I've been addressing them wrong. By putting his first name then his last, does anyone know if that would...
    xoxoarmygirlfriend xoxoarmygirlfriend 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 24

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    Having a really hard day, my friends don't Even feel like friends anymore. They just don't understand and there not there for me. Days like this make me feel discouraged.
    xoxoarmygirlfriend xoxoarmygirlfriend 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 25

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    Sometimes I feel like my boyfriend is the only person who has ever truly made me feel appreciated and loved. This is the main reason I miss him so much, everyone else is always too...
    uribegre uribegre 18-21, F Sep 25

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    Found out my other half is being sent away for training.....don't know where, don't know how long for...all I want to do is cry. Must.stay.strong
    Pip246 Pip246 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 26

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    Missing him like CRAZY. I hope I get a letter from him soon saying that he has received my letters. I Love that man to death
    emuck emuck 16-17, F Sep 26

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    Okay so today at my highschool football game some ******* in my grade slapped my butt and grabbed it. I turned around and slapped him right back on the face. My boyfriend is in...
    emuck emuck 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    It's been a week now since my boyfriend has been gone.:( I miss him so much. Does anyone know when they are able to call or send letters in basic training?
    neoncupcakes neoncupcakes 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    It's been a week now since my boyfriend has been gone.:( I miss him so much. Does anyone know when they are able to call or send letters in basic training?
    neoncupcakes neoncupcakes 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    I'm so happy to see everyone is getting phone calls and getting to be spending extra unexpected days with their men and everything is working out for you all! :) hopefully letters...
    emuck emuck 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    My Baby Left For Basic Training Monday , The 22nd . & I Already Miss Him Like Crazy He Was Not Only My Fiance` But My Bestfriend . I Talked To Him About Everything Now He's Gone...
    VictoriaSlaughter VictoriaSlaughter 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    My boyfriend is in the military and we've been dating for close to a year now. I believe a week after I told him that I, too, wanted to be involved with him, I dreamt of me walking...
    hibeckybyebecky hibeckybyebecky 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    I thought about joining the military when I was in my teens. I love my country and I love doing things for other people. I researched however and I am not able to because of my...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 30

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    Thank you for all of the members who serve past, present, and future.
    meathead0408 meathead0408 18-21, M 4 Responses Sep 30

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    Ugh . I Miss Him So Much , Hurry Back Baby ! #76 Days & Counting . . . ♥
    VictoriaSlaughter VictoriaSlaughter 18-21, F Sep 30

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    So yesterday I got 5 letters saying he was finally starting to get my letters and today he got his first call and I got to talk to him for 5 whole minutes!! To say the least lots...
    emuck emuck 16-17, F Sep 30

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    I miss him so much.. BUT, he just told me he comes down in 6 weeks! The countdown begins :)
    Navysweetheartxo Navysweetheartxo 18-21, F Sep 30

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    I think it's just disgusting what the western world is doing to the rest of the world, and middle east especially. This absurd is getting so ridiculous, first the USA created Al...
    Vrime Vrime 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 2

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    Our mail lady came today as I was in the car with one of my friends driving away from my house. I made my friend stop the car and I got out, turning and sprinting to my house to...
    PropertyOfASoldier PropertyOfASoldier 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 2

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