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GI Gets His Dog Tags Back, After 34 Years  
User currently offlineL-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 29795 posts, RR: 58
Posted (10 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 1263 times:

Hey guys, interesting story for Memorial Day.

Rod Sneed was a GI in Vietnam. 34 years ago his helicopter got shot down and he spent 7 days in the Jungle avoiding VC. In the course of those 7 days his dog tags where lost.

Then just recently he got a call from Robert McMahon in New Hampshire. Turns out that McMahon had taken a trip to Vietnam and had purchased Sneed's tag in a flea market there and wanted to know if Sneed wanted them back.

Sneed is now using the tag as a teaching tool at the state school he is the commmandant of.

http://msnbc.msn.com/id/5107285/


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User currently offlineDelta767300ER From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 2562 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (10 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 1257 times:

Wow, That is amazing. It was very nice of Mr. McMahon to send the dog tags to Rod Sneed.

-Delta767300ER


User currently offlineBroke From United States of America, joined Apr 2002, 1322 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (10 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 1236 times:

Be careful, bootleg dog tags are a huge cottage industry in Vietnam. I met a Misty FAC who went back with 5 of his comrades and they could have bought their own dog tags!! Authentic, of course!!

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