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I carved this out of a large tent steak while stationed in Al Quim, Iraq. With just a Leatherman Micro and a lot of spare time.





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Max

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#1 posted 06-16-2011 02:36 AM

What a great tribute to the fallen ones. We thank all for there service.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#2 posted 06-16-2011 02:38 AM

a great tribute to all that serve

that moment of transition
and the feelings it invokes

thank you for your reminder
of what price is paid
for our freedoms

and the losses we all share in their passing

God bless all

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#3 posted 06-16-2011 03:03 AM

Outstanding tribute! Well done.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#4 posted 06-16-2011 03:52 AM

Excellent work for having only those tools to work, and yes, a great tribute to our loved ones.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#5 posted 06-16-2011 04:33 AM

Well done indeed. Thanks for your service. Semper Fi

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#6 posted 06-16-2011 04:47 AM

I like this! I go to websites that gig me for my service. They get to say whatever they want because other people went and made sure they could, and cold thanks for it. Pfff.

Thanks for your service, Marine. :)

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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#7 posted 06-16-2011 04:52 AM

OUTSTANDING! Wonderful tribute. Thank you for your service and to all who serve THANK YOU!

-- -"Trying is the first step towards failure!"

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#8 posted 06-16-2011 04:57 AM

Impressive work !

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#9 posted 06-16-2011 05:08 AM

A job well done! A leatherman micro, besides some good carving skills, you’re persistent.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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Bluepine38

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#10 posted 06-16-2011 03:14 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks, and thank you for your service to our country. Great carving and wonderful
tribute. Thank you for sharing. That Al Anbar province is a wonderful place to be away from.

-- As ever, Gus-the 79 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#11 posted 06-16-2011 03:38 PM

That.s a very nice carving and a wonderful tribute to veterans.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#12 posted 06-16-2011 03:41 PM

Very Impressive

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#13 posted 06-16-2011 04:54 PM

very impressive carving but you and you service along with your comrades is the most impressive thank you for all you have done

-- freighttrain,ky

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