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Hello to everyone on hadit. I had been on this site for many years as "Jarhead". I'm now logged on as "Jarhead1", simply because I had problems logging on as "Jarhead". I've sent Tbird a message hoping to correct the problem. Anyway, I spread the word throughout the Veteran community that there is no one single person who has helped Vets out more than Tbird. I'm a 100% Marine Viet Vet from the Boston area. I dedicate much of my time trying to help Vets and their claims. The first recommendation I offer them is to log onto Hadit.com for the absolute best advice.

Thanks again for all you do Tbird,, and to all the others that constantly help our brother and sister Vets. It's great to be back and promise to stay in contact. God Bless !

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Hello to everyone on hadit. I had been on this site for many years as "Jarhead". I'm now logged on as "Jarhead1", simply because I had problems logging on as "Jarhead". I've sent Tbird a message hoping to correct the problem. Anyway, I spread the word throughout the Veteran community that there is no one single person who has helped Vets out more than Tbird. I'm a 100% Marine Viet Vet from the Boston area. I dedicate much of my time trying to help Vets and their claims. The first recommendation I offer them is to log onto Hadit.com for the absolute best advice.

Thanks again for all you do Tbird,, and to all the others that constantly help our brother and sister Vets. It's great to be back and promise to stay in contact. God Bless !

+Welcome back Jarhead1

Hope to see you around

Jim

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Hello to everyone on hadit. I had been on this site for many years as "Jarhead". I'm now logged on as "Jarhead1", simply because I had problems logging on as "Jarhead". I've sent Tbird a message hoping to correct the problem. Anyway, I spread the word throughout the Veteran community that there is no one single person who has helped Vets out more than Tbird. I'm a 100% Marine Viet Vet from the Boston area. I dedicate much of my time trying to help Vets and their claims. The first recommendation I offer them is to log onto Hadit.com for the absolute best advice.

Thanks again for all you do Tbird,, and to all the others that constantly help our brother and sister Vets. It's great to be back and promise to stay in contact. God Bless !

welcome home brother, i'v thought of you over the years and wondered how you were doing. i sent you an email i think i got your user account fixed for ya. again welcome back!

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You bet Marine-

a lot of claims would not be in the crapper or set up for a long remand from the BVA if vet reps and NSOs came to hadit and learned something.

I have heard compliments on TBirds site from lawyers, and even VA employees-

Semper Fi.

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