Monthly Archives: April 2016

terrible headaches

terrible headachesKits: 18. Hometown: Denver. Heard about us: Previous unit. Duties: Providing counterfire with artillery. Current Pads: Standerd army issued grey pads. Comments: Hello we have been in country for about a month and a lot of my guys on the gun have been talking about terrible headaches from shooting and their helmet banging there…

Outside the wire

Outside the wireKits: 14. Hometown: Ft. Hood Texas. Heard about us: Previous Team. Duties: Human Intelligence Collector (HUMINT). Current Pads: PAD, HELMET ADVANCED COMBAT, CERADYNE 52969 SIZE 3/4. Comments: Hello, I just received information on your program and I was wondering what I would need to do in order to receive items from your program…

more comfortable Kevlar

more comfortable KevlarKits: 118. Duties: Artillery/Infantry. Current Pads: Gray CIF issued USMC pads. Comments: I am putting in the order with the coordination of Sgt [opsec] in order to give every marine in our battery a more comfortable Kevlar. 1st Lt, USMC

They give me migraines

Kits: 1. Heard about us: Friend in Scout Sniper Platoon. Duties: Infantry, Reconnaissance. Current Pads: The grey issued pads with black lettering. Very hard/rigid, with no dexterity. Comments: As part of the scout sniper platon, we insert on various platforms. Recently we had a vehicle accident and the pads caused bruising on my head, not…