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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 12-14-2016, 04:11 AM Thread Starter
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I've got two in the hospital tonight after an Osprey crashed in the water; 3 more were released but they're beat up pretty good. There was another hard landing (no gear) the same day. And we just had the memorial service for our downed F18 pilot just on Sunday. Its been a rough year for Marine aviation all over, but we've had a bad run here locally and morale is affected. Please pray for the family of Capt Jake Frederick, particularly his widow, small boy and another on the way. The service was wonderful, the gospel preached, and Christ's name exalted as his unit came together to grieve. Please pray for the two in the hospital - both stable, but one in critical condition. And pray for leadership, that wisdom and calm would prevail over fear.

There is a protest tonight outside our HQ; the protesters pounce on anything to beat the drum of kicking us off the island, while the Chinese pay them. We've had a few patches of rain and heavy winds - please pray for a miserable cold downpour on the protesters.
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Prayer for troops as always. RIP Capitan.

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may his soul
and the souls of all the faithful,departed,
by the mercy of God,
rest in peace!

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prayers for all and the families

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This is too easy for me! I always keep you guys in my prayers. I will pay extra diligence for your guys TN. May the grace of our Lord Keep you and yours out of harms way friend.


Special prayers for the family of that lost flyer.

or else...................

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Prayers sent.

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i was on Okinawa for a while at a place that probably doesn't exist any longer; Hamby Army Airfield. we were an aviation unit parented from the 25th inf that billeted at Camp Sukiran and Camp Kue.

we were very close with the Marine Avn at Futema in operations.

during the time i spent there, we lost two helos...an H19 that went into the Jacona Basin and a HU 1A that went into a paddy north of Naha.

we lost two and had 3 others injured severely.

i understand your feelings. hopefully there will be no more incidents.

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Prayers sent for all concerned. May The Good Lord care for all of the servicemen and women and their families. Take care, John.

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Prayer sent my friend. All our military are lifted up everyday in my household and Church. CHARLIE.
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prayer sent and continuing brother, thank you for bringing this up to our attention.

Come quickly, Lord Jesus
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