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Old 2 April 2019, 22:01
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Death of "RipperTow" Scott Platzer

I am sad to report the passing of one of our own.

Scott Platzer, Special Forces veteran and long-time member here, passed away suddenly a few days ago.

Obit is here and GoFundMe for the family is here.
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Old 2 April 2019, 22:09
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Rest In Peace, Warrior! My sincerest condolences to his family and friends.
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Old 2 April 2019, 22:11
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Old 2 April 2019, 22:25
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Old 2 April 2019, 22:25
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Old 2 April 2019, 22:26
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Old 2 April 2019, 22:31
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Old 2 April 2019, 23:04
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Old 2 April 2019, 23:05
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RIP sir. Grace and peace to his family, friends, and comrades-in-arms.
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Old 2 April 2019, 23:41
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Old 3 April 2019, 00:04
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Old 3 April 2019, 02:21
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Old 3 April 2019, 03:39
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Old 3 April 2019, 05:39
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Old 3 April 2019, 05:57
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Old 3 April 2019, 06:15
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Old 3 April 2019, 07:07
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Great man who brought much to this site and all who knew him. He will be missed.

Rest in Peace.
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Old 3 April 2019, 07:28
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RIP Warrior. Sorry for your loss men.
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Old 3 April 2019, 07:31
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Rip. Thank you for your service.

We’re losing too many. His pressence here will be missed.

Peace and solice to his family.
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Old 3 April 2019, 07:51
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