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Old 11/12/2006, 09:12 AM   #1
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I'm Back!!

I got back about 10 days ago, but this is my first time back to add stuff to the site. I had my wife check every once in awhile on the sale of the CS models. I really enjoyed my time in the desert, I had a great crew and time really flew by. I attached a pic of the crew standing on the wing of the plane. I want to thank everyone for their kind words and prayers, it really makes what I do and being away from my family alot easier. Hopefully I can hit the site more and take my car (the coupe not CS) to some shows. I am going to a new job now that I am back, same location but new position as "Director of Operations", so I will be the number 2 guy in the squadron which hopefully will not take me away from this site too much. Again thanks to eveyone at the site, my second family.

Doug

PS - Paul thanks also for the posters...they hung nicely in my room!!
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Old 11/12/2006, 09:58 AM   #2
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Welcome home!

I don't know if you remember but I offered to buy you something nice for your CS when you got home to show my appreciation for your service to our country. Send me a pm and we can discuss what you need.

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Old 11/12/2006, 10:53 AM   #3
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Its good to know you are back safe on American soil Doug. Were very proud of you and looking forward to having you back around the site!

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Old 11/12/2006, 11:16 AM   #4
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Doug, My daughter is a capt. in the AF, my son is a Msgt. I just got a message from him, he is in Bagdad waiting for transport to his base. I just wanted to say thank you for your service and let you know we are all behind you. Ron
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Old 11/12/2006, 07:05 PM   #5
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Welcome back Doug! Glad you're back safe and sound.

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Old 11/12/2006, 10:20 PM   #6
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Welcome Home Doug!!

Was thinking of you recently, glad you're safe and Thank You!

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Old 11/13/2006, 07:43 AM   #7
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Welcome home Doug. Nice crew picture. That reminds me of a photo we had made of our F-111 outfit when I was stationed in SEA.

Don

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Old 11/13/2006, 08:31 AM   #8
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Thumbs up Welcome Back ...

We're all happy that you're back, safe and sound! Thank you, we're all very grateful.

"Always do right. This will gratify some people, and astonish the rest." - Mark Twain
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Old 11/13/2006, 08:51 AM   #9
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Welcome home Doug!!! I think of you often and am grateful for you and your sacrifice for all of us.
:::::::::::::::::SALUTE!::::::::::::::Just for you on Veteren's Day!
Wow, got goose bumps looking at that picture.

~~~~Donna

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Old 11/13/2006, 09:32 AM   #10
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Welcome back Doug.
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Old 11/13/2006, 10:25 AM   #11
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Welcome home Doug! Words cannot express our gratitude.
THANK YOU!!
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Old 11/13/2006, 11:16 AM   #12
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Welcome home Lt. Col. We have missed your leadership on this site. Glad to have you back home and safe on our soil again.

Paul F. Stevenson, Capt. (Retired)
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Old 11/13/2006, 07:59 PM   #13
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Thanks and welcome back to good ole U.S. soil.

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Old 11/14/2006, 01:10 AM   #14
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Welcome Back!!

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Old 11/15/2006, 09:35 PM   #15
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Glad to see you're back safe. Maj Robb.


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