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The Proud, The Marines!! 2006 Project Valour-IT Competition Starts Today

Valour_it Project Valour-IT, in memory of SFC William V. Ziegenfuss (Captain Chuck Ziegenfuss' father), provides voice-controlled software and laptop computers to wounded Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines recovering from hand and arm injuries or amputations at major military medical centers. Operating laptops by speaking into a microphone, our wounded heroes are able to send and receive messages from friends and loved ones, surf the 'Net, and communicate with buddies still in the field without having to press a key or move a mouse. I have used this software myself and it is crucial for wounded warriors to have. It not only brings them communication that is needed it helps them heal!! Go to the below tab and donate on the Marine Team!! C’mon, join the winning team, who wants to be Army strong, when you are Marine Mean!!

Marines push pencils to Iraqi children


The below story is what Operation Dreamseed is all about! Help them help the Marines!!! www.dreamseed.com

HUSAYBA, Iraq  - Pencils are always the "write" gift to give to Iraqi children.

Marines and a sailor assigned to K Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment found that out when they passed out pencils with plastic sharpeners to the school-aged kids here Oct. 19.

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Marines muscle insurgents with combined arms


PATROL BASE STEELERS, Iraq (Oct. 18, 2006) - Marines of I Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment used combined arms to muscle over the enemy when they were attacked by insurgent fire here Oct. 20.

The said the operation included suppressive fire from a rooftop here, a ground assault by Marines in the nearby city and an air attack on an insurgent stronghold.

"It was the wrong time for them," said Lance Cpl. Adam M. Jahnke, a 21-year-old TOW gunner with I Company, from Charlotte , N.C.

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Good Idea!

The below was sent to me and I can relate since these warriors continued the fight when I left 1st Bn 6th Marines! Send them the goods!

From: Cpl. Garrah
To: Cpl Seamus Garrahy
Cc: Dill LtCol Jeffrey J

All Hands:

Here is a close and personal request from LtCol JJ Dill, a close and personal friend of mine.  I met Col Dill when he was the CO of Fox 2/6, Camp Lejeune, NC.

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Mcm Congrats!
To all who have participated in the Marine Corps Marathon, I salute you! I ran the beast in 2002 and its no joke. I was able to volunteer on Friday and visit with a few other familiar faces to AnySoldier.com and One Marines View, like Maj Todd Schmidt, who began Operation Dreamseed and all of the other great volunteers!

Doc fights pain, gains Marines respect

Doc ANAH, Iraq (Oct. 11, 2006)

Story by Lance Cpl. Erik Villagran- Navy Seaman Aaron P. Maggard is one strong-jawed sailor.

Maggard, a 26-year-old hospital corpsman from Corsicana , Texas , attached to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, gained the respect of Marines he serves with by treating the wounds of two Marines and an Iraqi soldier. He did it all under fire while ignoring his wounds to his face.

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Stocking Stuffers NOW!

Gfighters_1  What do I get a warrior for Christmas??

Sorry gang, talking Elmo isn’t the thing for this bear.  Nor are the white tube socks with stripes at the top……….(dang, just dated myself!) No, your warriors could get a special sumtin sumtim from you this year that they could REALLY use.

A nice Camelback, knife or flashlight would do the trick!!  Many units wont ask for this kind of stuff although if you had the thought of getting your AnySoldier a special something from Christmas this year, you can by going HERE and get them not only the best gear in town, but the right gear!!

Also, check out the website on the far left……………..you might recognize it!!!



Good_morning_iraq Gang! First wave up! Below you will see a combination of email addresses and web sites that were forwarded by you the OMV readers to submit to. It’s a start but only a start. Check out the below sites/addresses. FLOOD THEM!  Use this link http://anysoldier.com/AnySoldierHandOut.cfm to add into your email address. It is a link to the AnySoldier “Hand Out” that describes AnySoldier, quick and to the point. Feel free to give them my email address: shepherdaway@yahoo.com. Look below all of the addresses and there is a basic letter. Simply cut and paste! We can do this!

www.KPPV.com (EMAIL: weekend@kqna.com)
www.kimmershow.com (EMAIL: kimmer@kimmershow.com)
www.johnandkenshow.com (EMAIL: johnandken@johnandkenshow.com)
www.glennbeck.com (EMAIL: cbrady@glennbeck.com)
http://www.nace-cee.org/radioshow.htm (EMAIL: cee4kids@aol.com)

Bob Boyd: issues@afaz.net

Andrea Shea-King
Constitutional Public Radio (FL)
Andrea Shea-King Show (FL)

Phoenix FOX10 Morning Show producer
KSAZ-TV/"Fox 10 Arizona Morning"
511 West Adams Street
Phoenix, AZ 85003
CONTACT: Tiffany Jarratt

KFYI (550AM) http://www.kfyi.com/main.html# (EMAIL: brucejacobs@clearchannel.com)

Jason Lewis http://www.ktlk.com/main.html
Email feedback@progressivetalk1150.com

Vicki McKenna - talk show host for 1310 WIBA Madison, WI.
A mouth like a Marine and a heart of gold. A conservative in lefty liberal-land who ain't afraid to rap herself in Old Glory and offer uncompromising support for our troops. Visit her website: www.vickimckenna.com and give her call. Her program runs 2:00 - 6:00 pm.
EMAIL: vickimckenna@clearchannel.com

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