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Wednesday, November 4, 2015

To wear or not to wear? That is the question!!!


Hi all,

I need your assistance!

I am a Veteran of the U.S. Army, I served 20 years and I am proud of my service to my nation!
Veterans Day is coming up in a week and I am debating if I should wear my medals? 
                 

I have a total of 10 full size medals which I am authorized to wear and I have never warn them on civilian cloths for any holiday, but since moving to Sweden I feel like it would be a good thing for me to do.

What are your thoughts?

Should I go to work with my medals on my business jacket or not?

Please leave your comments below!
Thanks

Mark 

3 comments:

  1. First of all, respect! Second, Swedes and Americans have served together on many operations, most recently in Afghanistan. I think you should wear them and create awareness about Veterans Day. I'm sure many of your colleagues will ask questions and be interested in what they medals stand for etc.

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  2. Wear them, and wear them proudly. Thank you for your service!

    David F (3 combat deployments over 2 wars; 2 overseas PCS moves; and 13 medals later...)

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  3. I save mine for formal diners, but fill yer boots!

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