Heh. Our unofficial Troop motto was "Death Before Dismount".
Which was painfully ironic when we deployed and fought as infantrymen, like sorta miffed we didn't rate the CIB style fighting.
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Big Sister: "You should be sponsored by Allen"
Me: "If you can't shoot good, at least look good walking to the firing line."
Big Sister: "Can you not afford a Pelican? Then buy an Allen gun bag."