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Day 145: A Visit To Fort Lewis

A Visit To Fort Lewis – July 20, 2011

Last summer our oldest son Zack decided he wanted a change so he moved from Upstate New York to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. That was quite the move and honestly it took some getting used to.

City of Coeur d'Alene

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Yes he’s our oldest and we understand he wanted to move out and experience life. But moving to the other side of the country!? He’s now pretty much settled, working and having a great time meeting new friends, recording new CD’s with his band and playing music anytime he can.

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Day 137: Future Soldiers Shipping Out

Future Soldiers Shipping Out – July 2, 2011

It’s Independence Day Weekend and here at General Sarge HQ we are celebrating it in style. Of course the July 4th weekend is a big one in the United States. A time for celebrations, a time for cookouts and parades and of course fireworks displays too.

Day 137 - Future Soldiers Shipping Out

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Aside from all those celebrations, General Sarge and Master Sarge made a special visit to the Newark, New York Army Recruiting Station to see two Future Soldiers off as they head for Basic Training this weekend. The preparation is complete, physicals passed and even physical training exercise tests passed too. It’s now time for these two Future Soldiers to start their Basic Training.

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