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It's been a good year for the National Guard

Discussion in 'Vets and Friends' started by Rob_BW, May 7, 2016.

  1. Rob_BW

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    Well, yesterday evening was the final day of the Sullivan Cup, a competition for the best tank crew. And a team from my brigade, from 1-252 Armor from North Carolina, took top honors.
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    A National Guard team, from Colorado and Pennsylvania, also won the Best Ranger competition this year.
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    An NCO from the California National Guard took the Top Shot, overall individual winner, at the All Army Small Arms Competition.
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    And a team from the Illinois National Guard won the All Army overall team championship.
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    It's been a very good year for the Army National Guard, if I do say so myself.Biggrin
     
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    It looks like everyone had a blast (and certainly a well deserved one for all).
     
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    The unit should be given plenty of tanks.....
     
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    I can't tell, is that a pun? :)
     
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    All I'll say, is that I was assigned to two tank units
     
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    We always had to bounce along in a 113 APC....it was a rough ride.
     
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    Top put me into a M-578
     
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