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184 – My Military Story – Swim Qual

I continue my military story with #184 which is about swim qualification in the Marine Corps. Knowing how to swim is kind of important for any Marine. Also, one can’t graduate boot without passing a basic water qualification. I am not the best swimmer and treading water for four minutes ...

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174 – Conor Sullivan USAF Veteran – Ultra Marathoner

Conor Sullivan was a guest on Oscar Mike Radio for #150 (https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2019/05/31/150-usaf-veteran-conor-sullivan/). Conor served in the US Air Force working on the Hercules C-130 airplane. During his service, Conor discovered that there was a serious issue with his heart and he would need a transplant. After his transplant, Conor had ...

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166 – My Military Story – The Gas Chamber

It has been as while so I wanted to to tell another part of my time in the military. The Gas Chamber to me was the worst part of boot camp.. Don’t know why I feel that way I just do. Look at these upcoming events below. Make sure you ...

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164 – VA Nurses at Greater Boston Stand Down

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I go to the 2019 Greater Boston Stand Down. I met some VA Nurses and they set me straight.

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162 – The Moving Wall Attleboro, MA

I talk with Veterans in Attleboro, MA about The Moving Wall. The Moving Wall is coming to Attleboro, MA September 26th - 30th at Highland Park.

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161 – Too Much 22?

A Veteran friend of mine said that leaving 22 * groups actually made him feel better. I wanted to ask everyone if there is too much emphasis on the negative and not enough about Veterans who are making it in life.

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156 Megan Bruce – Military Sexual Trauma Movement

Megan Bruce is part of a movement that is gaining momentum to end Military Sexual Trauma in the Marine Corps.

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155 – MA Secretary of Veterans Services, Francisco Urena

Francisco Urena

At Massachusetts Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery – Agawam, MA. I have lived in Massachusetts for a while. Well, a long while at this point. I am still surprised when fellow Veterans tell me they don’t know their Veterans Service Officer. Massachusetts has taken many steps to ensure Veterans have access to ...

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153 – Ashley Bugge – No Bucket Lists

Ashley Bugge

I got an email from Moni Jefferson (https://www.monijeffersonpr.com/) about Ashley Bugge. Moni does PR work and has a whole part of her business focused on the military. As I read the email, I realized I had heard the name before. Last year her husband, Brian Bugge, died in a scuba ...

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152 – Weekend on the Move

Just wanted to share a glimpse of what "Oscar Mike" meant for me

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