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Lona Ornelas

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My boyfriend has just started his term of work with KBR. He is to be working in sharana, afghanistan. i am very nervous about his being there and welcome any info available.

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[QUOTE who="Hazel Stricklin in Bossier City, Louisiana"]Well, I am happy that some think it gets easier. I feel that we just get accustomed to being alone, not easier. I ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Orabella in Florida"]Lona,

www.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123076277

Here is a archived article it is older–2007-- but says the base is ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Fan7 in The South"]I did not have a husband over there, but I was there. I do remember the days of being a military wife going through deployments or training ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Fan7 in The South"]Welcome to the forums Lona. I was in Iraq and my experiences are dated so perhaps someone will have an answer for you![/QUOTE]

Thank ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Orabella in Florida"]Try flickr–there are some pictures of it there--just put lagman in the search engine there and there are some pics. Also try the ...

4 years ago
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Good Evening to all of you, I know that I ask alot of questions but I am having issiues with trying to find out info about a fob called lagman in afghanistan. That is where my ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Gabriele in Troy, Montana"]To add to jdcs wife,, you can also use the phone, just get a calling card from nobelcom.com, most camps have internet available ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Sparkyswife in Crappie Town"]Oh and he is electrician ... QUOTE]

Yep, He is an electrician. Just got his post cjoa south. His address looked ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Sparkyswife in Crappie Town"]OK I am on the phone with my hubby and just asked him about Cjoa what and he said he is CJOA south. I thought I heard him mention ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Gabriele in Troy, Montana"]Hubby just went through to Dubai on the way back and told me today that a bunch of people that were at the hotel got sick. It's the ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Sparkyswife in Crappie Town"]My hubbys considered CJOA but I dont know about south?[/QUOTE]

Is your hubby in afghistan? Thats where my boyfriend is ...

4 years ago
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[QUOTE who="tstorm in Plan"]Went thru some history of observations even kandhar which is hottest camp in afgan hasnt been over 117 degrees. 127 degrees just does not ...

4 years ago
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Good Evening to All, Would any of you formiliar with CJOA South? That is where my boyfriend has finally gotten his permanant address. He is on a team that will fly into smaller ...

4 years ago
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Hi everyone, I am curoius if any of you are formiliar with the floating electricians position. I spoke with with my boyfriend who is now in bagram afghanistan. He is finishing up ...

4 years ago
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As I have said before, Thank you all ever so much for the information you are willing to share with those of us that are new to all of this. So thank you, thank you and again thank ...

5 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Hapkiman in Boston, Massachusetts"]Yes guys were told there was plenty of work ,there is no materials mis-managed and finger pointing .

My Resume is out ...

5 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Hapkiman in Boston, Massachusetts"]I am in Iraq T1 adder I was trying to answer her Question ,I worked with Orbella,s husband[/QUOTE]

Thanks for trying ...

5 years ago
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[QUOTE who="monita in Lexington, South Carolina"][/QUOTE]

Yes, Robin had a job here before he left. He has been gone for almost a month now though. He left for ...

5 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Hapkiman in Boston, Massachusetts"]Once the wheels up form Houston you are on the clock, In Baghdad while he was in school,he was paid 12 hours per day. While ...

5 years ago
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Thanks Debbie, I appreciate your info. It makes as much sense as it can. When you say wheels up date, what does that mean? Is that when he actually starts to work? See he did his ...

5 years ago
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Hi to all, I am glad to hear that the newer guys going in will have their R&R. The time just may not be scheduled on the 120 days. My boyfriend has been in Baghdad finished ...

5 years ago
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[QUOTE who="switch in Austin, Texas"]Yes a lot of them get sick when they get to Baghdad. Ahh a journeyman in training right now. There a quite a few on here that have ...

5 years ago
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thank you so much fot answering my questions. robin is an electrician, journeymen. he has be told that sharana is where he will be going. what kind of things should he stock up on ...

5 years ago
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Sharana, Afghanistan

thanks, i have been ive on that forum also. i am just very new to all of this and trying to get as much info as possible.

5 years ago
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Sharana, Afghanistan

[QUOTE who="kerry mcgraw in Dundee, United Kingdom"]my boyfriend is a journieman electrician,he's been offered job in afghanistan
through KBR.We are both very ...

5 years ago
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[QUOTE who="Melinda Pearson in Woodstock, Georgia"]My husband was at Camp Striker D5 originally and then transferred over to Radwaniyah Palace Complex D9. The guys that ...

5 years ago