I Am A Retired Enlisted Military Member

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    Career Military Is Not Just A Job, It's A frame Of Mind

    I am the daughter of a 23 year sea going sailor.  I was a dependant wife of an Air Force (AF) Ssgt for 3 years.  In 1977, when the military was trying to increase their female members in non-traditional jobs, I joined the Air Force.  I served 20 years and...
    BoomerBijou BoomerBijou
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Oct 13, 2010

    I was a humvee mechanic in the elite 82nd

    Airborne Division. I am currently healing from a combat related injury and doing quite well! I'm happy to be out of the military, as I have come to learn the truth about war which is an ugly truth indeed. It's all about making banks and weapons manufacturers rich and propping up...
    kindnotweak kindnotweak
    46-50, F
    Apr 27, 2014
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