Fort Bliss soldier receives Bronze St...

Fort Bliss soldier receives Bronze Star Medal

There are 6 comments on the El Paso Times story from Apr 8, 2011, titled Fort Bliss soldier receives Bronze Star Medal. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Capt. Randy Burlock of the 912 Forward Surgical Team from El Paso receives the Bronze Star Medal.

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Rocker

El Paso, TX

#1 Apr 16, 2011
Go USA!!!
US ARMY

Campbell, CA

#2 Apr 25, 2011
Sgt Major told me an officer will always get a medal just being close to the action while an enlisted service memeber must fight just to get any type of medal...
Finepix

Cedar Park, TX

#3 Apr 25, 2011
So what did he do that was so great?
Army

Colorado Springs, CO

#4 Nov 28, 2012
Considering he's from a "Forward Surgical Team" i'd imagine he earned it by saving a fuckload of lives. Considering I have a close friend who received more than 300 units of blood (!) over 2 or more days to survive, why complain that these guys are recognized?

And, US ARMY, your sergeant major is an idiot and probably a POG. EVERYBODY gets service medals from downrange, plenty of Fobbits get recognition too, and your average low-level cherry lieutenant rifle platoon leaders has a fuckton more responsibility during a firefight than your general trigger-puller.
Mr Harper De La O

El Monte, CA

#5 Nov 28, 2012
Big Deal, I had a car that placed SHOW at a car show once. I picked up all kinds of honeys.
Lawnmaster

Oceanside, CA

#6 Nov 28, 2012
Mr Harper De La O wrote:
Big Deal, I had a car that placed SHOW at a car show once. I picked up all kinds of honeys.
Leave the male truckers alone.

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