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 Post subject: Razor is Deployed.
PostPosted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 10:04 pm 
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For those of you who care or want to help.
My husband who is also on ZS, Razor, is deployed to Afghanistan. If you're interested in sending him a care package or letter I just got his address if you can't do this Prayers also help.
(:
Thank you so much!

Anything and everything helps. PM me for the address. Or email me @ st3llar579@yahoo.com,
You can also follow my blog @ http://littlemissmercedes.blogspot.com/



He's his list.

Amazon gift cards (To buy kindle books)
Baby wipes, lots of baby wipes. (Their water heater got blown up a couple of months ago so no warm showers.
Dial for men hair and body
Neutrogena skin care shave cream
Men's Hitch Lite Cushion Boot Sock size MD from Under Armour
Men's O Series Boxerjock 6in size MD from Under Armour
Gun magizines (The kind you read.)
Skullcandy FMJ earbuds



Amalite M4 stuff:

Firing pin
Firing pin retaining pin
Bolt rings (3)
Complete bolt carrier w/bolt
Extractor spring
Hammer spring
Trigger pin
Selector detent spring
Rear take-down sping w/detent
Roll pins (3)
Magazine catch
Bolt catch


This is a working list and will be updated as needed based on how things
are at my COB and how well we're set with supply. Right now this list is
just stuff I know I will need based on what I know will wear out, get
used or break while I am over there.

Please no tooth brushes, tooth paste, bar soap, or knifes. These things
are in abundance over there from all the care packages sent out by the
FRGs and such. The things I'm listing will be stuff I will want/need
based on my last deployment and what I've been told about the area I'm
going to. This way y'all don't spend money or waste time getting me stuff
I won't need. Thanks. :D


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Thanks Razor for your service. Prayers heading your way.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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We appreciate everything. (:


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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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http://www.manybooks.net/
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Not much money, but here's a contribution. I get like 99% of my reading material from these two sites.
Good luck to Razor.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Best of luck to Razor and you also!

Thank you for your service!

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Thanks to every one, and thanks for posting this up babe.

Just an up date on me I'm in place here in Afghanistan. Up till now things have been very chill, we've been in a remote area staging for some up coming missions. I should be away from internet for a few weeks, but I wanted to hop on real fast and say thanks to every one for their support. I'll try to keep y'all posted on how things are going.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Conveniently enough, I have a bandmate looking to send stuff to a specific person, expect an email from me shortly.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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<copy of email sent>

Best of wishes to you and your hubby. Can certainly relate. Sister has been over there twice (at least). Last time they were planning on putting her at a forward location till the local commander got wind of it and told higher ups that they didn’t even have facilities for women at that location. She got sent to Baghdad instead. This year she’s stationed stateside so I’ve got word in to her to get me an address of someone she knows over in the sandbox that we can put together some care packages for. I know the kids really enjoyed putting the packages together for their aunt but I’m sure they would be just as thrilled to put some together for someone they don’t know. And it is good for the heart/soul to just do things like that.

Anyway, both times she was there over the holidays so the kids and I put together several care packages for her and also for her to pass out to those she was working with. Mostly contained: candies, cookies (homemade), coffee, creamers, girly stuff like hand moisturizers and lip balms, etc., as well as other things. I know these things are not on his list but are they things he’d be interested in (other than the girly, smelly stuff hehehe) for himself and those there with him? Anything not on the list that he may not need but might like just as morale boost? Ie any particular sports team? crossword fan? Sudoku fan? My sister is an Ohio State fan so we sent her some OSU trinkets as well as Sudoku books to help her pass the time.

Joseph

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For those of you who care or want to help.
My husband who is also on ZS, Razor, is deployed to Afghanistan. If you're interested in sending him a care package or letter I just got his address if you can't do this Prayers also help.
(:
Thank you so much!

Anything and everything helps. PM me for the address. Or email me @ st3llar579@yahoo.com,
You can also follow my blog @ http://littlemissmercedes.blogspot.com/



He's his list.

Amazon gift cards (To buy kindle books)
Baby wipes, lots of baby wipes. (Their water heater got blown up a couple of months ago so no warm showers.
Dial for men hair and body
Neutrogena skin care shave cream
Men's Hitch Lite Cushion Boot Sock size MD from Under Armour
Men's O Series Boxerjock 6in size MD from Under Armour
Gun magizines (The kind you read.)
Skullcandy FMJ earbuds



Amalite M4 stuff:

Firing pin
Firing pin retaining pin
Bolt rings (3)
Complete bolt carrier w/bolt
Extractor spring
Hammer spring
Trigger pin
Selector detent spring
Rear take-down sping w/detent
Roll pins (3)
Magazine catch
Bolt catch


This is a working list and will be updated as needed based on how things
are at my COB and how well we're set with supply. Right now this list is
just stuff I know I will need based on what I know will wear out, get
used or break while I am over there.

Please no tooth brushes, tooth paste, bar soap, or knifes. These things
are in abundance over there from all the care packages sent out by the
FRGs and such. The things I'm listing will be stuff I will want/need
based on my last deployment and what I've been told about the area I'm
going to. This way y'all don't spend money or waste time getting me stuff
I won't need. Thanks. :D

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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A couple other small items, that I, and others, have found useful:
Hard candy. Small trinket toys. Both of these can be found in dollar stores. They go a long way towards getting along with locals. Kids ALWAYS flock to local patrols, and handing out some hard candy, or a small toys (rubber balls, cars, things of that nature), keeps them happy. And, sometimes, they can be a good source of info.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
PostPosted: Tue Nov 08, 2011 2:49 am 
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Those are all great things, right now we're doing a bunch of patrols into the local village just to help set up a good image in the eyes of the locals and so far we are doing a good job of it, in the short time we've been here we have done a lot of damage to the Taliban and set our self's up as a unit that can be trusted.

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Anyway, both times she was there over the holidays so the kids and I put together several care packages for her and also for her to pass out to those she was working with. Mostly contained: candies, cookies (homemade), coffee, creamers, girly stuff like hand moisturizers and lip balms, etc., as well as other things. I know these things are not on his list but are they things he’d be interested in (other than the girly, smelly stuff hehehe) for himself and those there with him? Anything not on the list that he may not need but might like just as morale boost? Ie any particular sports team? crossword fan? Sudoku fan? My sister is an Ohio State fan so we sent her some OSU trinkets as well as Sudoku books to help her pass the time.

Joseph


Yes I would, honestly any thing is great if I don't use it my guys will. The list was just more or less some thing to give people ideas on what to send last tour every one was asking about stuff to send and I had no idea this time I'm a little bit more in the know.


Thank you so much to every one for all your support, y'all have no idea how much it means to me and my guys out here good people like y'all are really one of the big reasons why we can go out and do the things we have to do. Thank you all.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Best of luck and stay safe out there!! Can you say what Province you're at? I did a tour in Paktika always curious to see if others get to enjoy the same tourist resort I did haha!

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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I'm bouncing around Wardak and Logar more or less. Mostly Wardak though.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Razor wrote:
I'm bouncing around Wardak and Logar more or less. Mostly Wardak though.



I had some buddies out there when I was there in 2008 they were with the PRTs. Good luck and stay safe!

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Can anyone PM me Razor's ZIP code? The one his wife gave me has 6 digits rather than 5. Got a package ready to send.

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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Razor,
Good luck bro. I just got back from that shithole. If you PM me your address, I'll send ya stuff.
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 Post subject: Re: Razor is Deployed.
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Razor should be coming home soon within the month! :D


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