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Here are some more of those motivational posters, Army grunt style! More Motivators
I ran across this article in Stars & Stripes today. It’s nice to see Travis Patriquin’s famous slideshow being vindicated in al Anbar. (The link is to another page of this blog where you can click to view the … Continue reading
. . . your name is on the building. It’s the last part of an old adage, you’re least successful when your name is on your shirt, moderately successful when your name is on a parking space, and truly … Continue reading
Tomorrow (Sat, 6 Jan 2007), the State of Illinois will fly flags at half-staff in honor of Travis Patriquin. Thanks! *************** Click here for info on how to make a donation to Travis’ kids’ trust fund.
Travis’ PowerPoint Presentation, for those of you who missed it at the more popular blogs. . . . How to Win in Anbar Thanks again, Jim!
I have a mailing address for the trust fund for Travis Patriquin’s family established by Travis’ father Gary Patriquin: Travis Patriquin Family Memorial Trust Fund Harris Bank 111 West Monroe-111/1C Chicago, IL 60603 Mr Patriquin is also trying … Continue reading
I was passing along the bad news about Travis Patriquin to a mutual friend, and he told me another of our mutual friends, Capt Jason West, had also been killed in Ramadi. This happened on 24 July this year. … Continue reading
SPC Vincent Pomante was the driver of the HMMWV that was hit by the IED that killed Maj Megan McClung and CPT Travis Patriquin. I caught the video memorial to Maj McClung on Hot Air, and when a picture … Continue reading
Most of my attention this past week has been dominated by the news of Travis Patriquin’s death, and more importantly, what many of us are doing about it. I was contacted by one of Travis’ friends, Matthew, … Continue reading