Claims : Retired Sgt with Recon being combat wounded in Desert Storm. Actual : He was a Motor T Vehicle operator for 2 years & 5 months assigned to a comm. Balt.. He was NOT Combat Wounded & was discharged a Private First Class.
awards_claimed: Years of PTSD Group Therapy claiming medical retirement due to disabilities resulting from combat engagement. The two Purple Hearts started about 4 years ago when a returning soldier who actually earned one joined the group. Also claimed witnessing the death of a “friend” (Cpl. James Lumpkins) who was actually 30 kilos away when he was hit by FRIENDLY fire.