Quote Originally Posted by Gilligan View Post
The colossal waste associated with the Iraq and Afghan campaigns is going to take many years to repair...I know some Guard units were completely gutted of equipment, spare parts etc.. I just hope the wasteful expenditures are - or will soon - end.
It's just shocking to me on what once was issued and now the Marine has to buy it to have one or one that has all the pieces or works. Or have more than two sets of goretex cammies.. And it's interesting that everything is available for the most part at the MCCX , MCX........
When he did night land nav his buddy and him both were given broken compass's
It's tough to see when both had dead tritium, and one was missing the magnifying lens.