: I got "The Call" today



Dead Sled
02-18-03, 09:51 PM
My Unit has been activated and I am ordered to report to my unit Sat. morning. then shortly after I'll be up in Fort McCoy WI.

HotRodSaint
02-18-03, 09:56 PM
My prayers are for a fast and safe return. :halo:

Dead Sled
02-18-03, 09:57 PM
Thank you very much :cool:

DeVillish
02-18-03, 10:54 PM
you better come back, i wana see that slead of yours running 10s within the year!

BeelzeBob
02-18-03, 10:57 PM
You'll be in my prayers as well. Damn.. I hate to see ya go. You just got here.. I guess you wont have any internet access, huh? Just to say hello every now and then?

Dead Sled
02-18-03, 10:59 PM
oh, I might have net access every once in a while. I'll get e-mail access over there when I have the chance, so I'll keep ya guys informed. Thanks for the support!

BeelzeBob
02-18-03, 11:10 PM
Cool. Let us know your email address and I'll post it up somewhere so we can stay in touch with you, if you want...

Dead Sled
02-18-03, 11:26 PM
thanks I will

Mad'lac
02-19-03, 12:20 AM
May God be with you Dead. We are all behind you on this!!!

Dead Sled
02-19-03, 12:23 AM
Thank you very much!

ljklaiber
02-19-03, 12:39 AM
My prayers are with you Dead Sled! Stay in touch with us when you can. As an old Vet, I salute you and all your Brothers.



ljk
Vietnam 1965- 1966

Dead Sled
02-19-03, 12:45 AM
Thank you very much, ljk


Proudly serving to protect your freedom!

BeelzeBob
02-19-03, 12:58 AM
Originally posted by Dead Sled
Proudly serving to protect your freedom!

Damn. That brings a tear to my eye... Thank you...

Sal

ljklaiber
02-19-03, 01:02 AM
Me too Sal!

Allante North *
02-19-03, 07:32 AM
Good Luck Dead Sled,

Our thoughts and prayers go with all of you. Please be careful out there.

Katshot
02-19-03, 07:57 AM
Keep your head down dude ;)
Wish I could be there, but our Uncle Sam don't want me no more. I miss the smell of jet exhaust in the morning ;)

kcnewell
02-19-03, 09:46 AM
See Ya' Dude, Take care of yourself!

Dead Sled
02-19-03, 10:49 AM
Thanks guys, I can't tell you how proud I am and how much your support means to me

Ryan

caddydaddy
02-19-03, 11:30 AM
Good luck, and be safe!
I'm in the Coast Guard, but they need me where I am.

Brett
02-19-03, 01:22 PM
good luck

lux hauler
02-19-03, 05:39 PM
Best wishes, Ryan!!!
We'll be thinking about you and praying for you and the rest of the troops.

Proudly serving to protect your freedom!
Very cool!!
Do your country proud, soldier!!(as I'm sure you will)
http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/images/smilies/patriotsmilie.gif

Dead Sled
02-19-03, 05:59 PM
Thank you guys !

Dead Sled
02-22-03, 01:07 AM
Its comming down to hours now

elwesso
02-22-03, 09:35 AM
Good luck dead, you got my prayers. Be sure to kick some iraqi ass!!

Now i can catch up with you on the posts!!!! :D

Dead Sled
02-22-03, 11:41 PM
will do


:D

87CoupeDeVille
02-23-03, 10:26 PM
I'm USMC, but stuck in college, I wish I could be there with you guys. Good Luck, semper fidelis
Kurt

Dead Sled
02-24-03, 06:58 PM
thanks man

its a shame to see all the kids wanting to avoid serving their counrty at all costs

:D ahem, jar head sorry :D thaks for the supprot

87CoupeDeVille
02-25-03, 01:58 AM
Originally posted by Dead Sled


:D ahem, jar head sorry :D thaks for the supprot

With that spelling you're calling me the jarhead?

Kurt

Dead Sled
02-25-03, 10:47 PM
lol true :D I never said I is a good speller. Nothin against the Marines, most are great people, of which you seem to be

Dead Sled
02-26-03, 10:52 PM
well tonights the last night, I'm leaving at 10:00 tommrow morning. Its been great talking to you guys and girl :D I'll do my best to keep in touch

elwesso
02-27-03, 04:25 PM
godspeed

jerseyMan
03-07-03, 04:25 PM
Best of Luck - we all appreciate the job you are about to do.

Dead Sled
03-17-03, 07:07 PM
well Im still sittin here in Fort McCoy WI, It isn't all that bad here. been doin lots of BSing and sittin around.

kcnewell
03-17-03, 07:10 PM
Hey! How Ya doin' Dead Sled? Nice to hear you're not sweatin' Yer ass off in Iraq yet! But it sounds like it's coming....soon!

Dead Sled
03-17-03, 07:43 PM
Things aren't bad here. looks like i leave some time next month mabey. my truck seems to be reliable. I picked up window tint for my truck so i can tint them when i cross the pond. Today I qualified with the MK-19 40mm Grenade Machine Gun. It was a 10 on the fun meter :D

Northstar32
03-21-03, 06:38 PM
Good luck, stay safe, we're all behind you on this!

lux hauler
04-27-03, 08:39 AM
Has anyone heard anything from Dead Sled?
I assume that since he hasn't been here in a while, he did get sent to Iraq.....?

BeelzeBob
04-27-03, 09:06 AM
Yes, I believe he did. I haven't heard anything from him. I was hoping to receive an email by now.. I hope all is cool...

ljklaiber
04-27-03, 07:40 PM
Been thinkin bout Deadsled myself. This war bringin back some memories. I focus on local soldiers of 3ID (mech) at Ft Stewart. Ga. Try to quiet the ghosts from my time in Vietnam. Plenty of them still wanderin around.

Dead Sled
05-01-03, 07:08 PM
Whoo Hoo I'm Still sittin here in Ft. McCoy. My truck is on the boat heading to Kuwait. and I forsee me folowing. But as of now they haven't told me that I'm going anywhere. I m going to try to get back here more now that I have less to do.

ljklaiber
05-01-03, 08:19 PM
Thanks Sled. Ya'll are doin a hell of good job. Keep us posted if you can.

BeelzeBob
05-02-03, 10:53 PM
Great to see ya, Dead Sled. :D

elwesso
05-02-03, 11:26 PM
Kicked any ass for me yet??

Dead Sled
05-07-03, 07:00 PM
I'm wanting to. but as usual hurry up and wait :)