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Marines get it done...

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by jarheadk5, Jan 6, 2005.

  1. jarheadk5

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    once again... dont mess with Texas.
     
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    Carlos Hathcock would be proud, I'm sure. If you haven't read it, "Marine Sniper" is worth tracking down.
     
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    not bad at all. Wasn't it Kerry's cronies assertion that all the reserves is is a way for guys to dodge a war? :rollingeyes: anyway, great shot... and a richly deserving target.

    j
     
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    That is just awesome! Hell ya!
     
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    read it a few months ago. :thumb:
     
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    Sgt. Herbert B. Hancock, chief scout sniper, sniper platoon, 1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, is credited with the longest confirmed kill in Iraq, hitting enemy terrorists from 1,050 yards in Fallujah Nov. 11, 2004. Hancock, a 35-year-old activated reservist and police officer from Bryan, Texas, has been a Marine Corps sniper since 1992.
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    You just gotta love it!


    :saweet: :saweet: :saweet:
     
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    Outstanding:waytogo:
    Sniper motto "Don't run, you'll just die tired!"

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    Yep. :grin:
     
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    I remember in boot camp, "one shot, one kill"! Great job, great story!
     
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    awesome story, thanks for posting :waytogo:

    :usaflag: :usaflag: :usaflag:
     
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    Thought that was the AC-130 Gunship motto?
     
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    Check out the other stories about them on that site. Great. Absolutely great.
     
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    Awesome!! I was with the 23rd Marines, HQ company dduring my enlistment, I probably trained with this Devil Dog a few times.
     
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    I can just see it now, Marine says to daughters boyfriend in High School, "Hey, did you know I have the longest confirmed sniper kill in Iraq? You kids have a good time tonight!":grin:
     
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    :haha: :haha: :haha: :haha: :haha:
    Beautiful!
     

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