When you try to find funding for a VVA function, it doesn't seem like it's any trouble at all. People come out of the woodwork with their money to help out because we went over and fought a war.
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R Lee Ermey Quotes
The biggest problem was the politicians knew nothing about fighting a war.
America's trying to do the best for its veterans.
Back in the old Corp, we weren't training those privates to infiltrate into the peacetime...
That's all I cared about too, was getting it right.
I honestly do feel that I am a role model for young people.
There was a huge, tremendous amount of disabled veterans and the Veteran's Administration just wasn't...
I go the VA Hospital when I have a problem and the doctor jumps on...
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day...
Kubrick's films have life - they just never die.
We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a platoon of...
Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate...
I got space from Travis Air Force Base, went back to the Philippine Islands and...
I don't have any respect at all for the scum-bags who went to Canada to...
Back in those days intimidation was the greatest tool the drill instructor had. Without that...
Kubrick ate it up. He loved it. He just let me go crazy.
The bad news motivated the drill instructors that much more.
Drill instructors worked seven days a week, fifteen to seventeen hours a day in many...
Everybody respects the Vietnam Veterans of America.
There's a lot of whiners in every crowd.
I was stationed at a marine recruit depot in San Diego from 1965 to 1967.