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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #25 on: April 24, 2013, 06:22:10 AM »
Speachless, Prayers to his family. just horrible
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #26 on: April 24, 2013, 06:23:48 AM »
Im at a loss for words.

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #27 on: April 24, 2013, 06:25:46 AM »
my I suggest that the mods lock all other catigorys for a period of time to show respect for him ? I don't know if it's possible but seems like the right thing to do . Can't believe how choked up i'm getting and I only knew him through his words and stories he shared here on the forum ... really one of the great guys to have on our side  !
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #28 on: April 24, 2013, 06:26:14 AM »
this is the hardest thing I've had to do. Colokumelk was killed in action in the last few days along with 1 other soldier and 1 injured in Afghanistan.  I just got the call and I don't have much info. I'm just setting here praying they were wrong. if or when I know more I will pass it along. He was a good man and was proud to serve. I will be praying for his friends and family

I sent you a PM, not sure if it went through. I'm over here right now, if you want to PM me his name, or just unit and province, I should be able to find out for sure.
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #29 on: April 24, 2013, 06:28:03 AM »
My thoughts are with his family! RIP brother. Never met him in person but have talked hnting with him alot. I would like to offer up some cash for flowers if someone can guve us contact info for his family.  Maybe Hunt Wa can send something. 

Thanks for your service brother, your country is in debt to you. You stand relieved, we have the watch...

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #30 on: April 24, 2013, 06:28:15 AM »
It seems like it was just a few days ago I was sending him off with prayers and thanking him for his service.  This is just overwhelming.

DANG Crazysccrd and all of our other members over there.   Be careful.  WE REALLY DO CARE and THANK YOU for what you are doing, eventhough we wish you were home.   

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #31 on: April 24, 2013, 06:28:33 AM »
Very sad ... with deep respect, R.I.P.

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #32 on: April 24, 2013, 06:28:58 AM »
Wow...prayers to his family...its a sad day...you'll be missed..thanks for your service
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #33 on: April 24, 2013, 06:29:42 AM »
Can't believe it.  My thoughts and Prayers are with his family.

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #34 on: April 24, 2013, 06:30:37 AM »
wow i cant believe it. Great guy, never met him personally but the feeling you got from him was genuine... Prayers to his family. feel just horrible

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #35 on: April 24, 2013, 06:30:53 AM »
my I suggest that the mods lock all other catigorys for a period of time to show respect for him ? I don't know if it's possible but seems like the right thing to do . Can't believe how choked up i'm getting and I only knew him through his words and stories he shared here on the forum ... really one of the great guys to have on our side  !
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #36 on: April 24, 2013, 06:31:29 AM »
Didn't know him except for on here, but I just read his last posts, and i'm getting tears in my oatmeal. Hope this is bad info and he is still kick butt over there.

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #37 on: April 24, 2013, 06:33:02 AM »
It seems like it was just a few days ago I was sending him off with prayers and thanking him for his service.  This is just overwhelming.

DANG Crazysccrd and all of our other members over there.   Be careful.  WE REALLY DO CARE and THANK YOU for what you are doing, eventhough we wish you were home.   
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #38 on: April 24, 2013, 06:34:38 AM »
I am speechless. Thoughts go out to his family and friends
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #39 on: April 24, 2013, 06:34:55 AM »
Disbelief. Colockumelk is a great man. We hunted a lot of the same areas that we both know well. Never met him in person, but felt I knew him pretty good from on here. He had some of the best hunting stories, and seemed to really hunt hard. This is very hard news to take in. :'( >:( :'(

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #40 on: April 24, 2013, 06:37:55 AM »
What terrible news first thing in the morning. I am at a loss of words, my prayers out to the family :'(
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #41 on: April 24, 2013, 06:40:41 AM »
He was my friend, I have no words

his wife and brother and family are all in my thoughts

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #42 on: April 24, 2013, 06:41:07 AM »
Very, very sad news.  RIP Colockumelk, thank you for serving to protect us, and I pray you are standing at the head of a drainage devoid of other orange vests and full of the bulls you loved to pursue.  God Bless.
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #43 on: April 24, 2013, 06:41:43 AM »
Wow.  I only chatted with Aaron online, but he sure seemed like he had his stuff together.  He knew our state's hunting, history, regulations, and GMUs very well.  I'm pretty sure his brother is also on this forum.  I pray for his wife and family right now as this story and news unfolds.  We don't know for certain this is true yet from the OP, but it doesn't sound good either.  I was never in the service, but I'll give a moment of silence to every one of them for their dedication, impact and lives.  May Aaron rest in peace.
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #44 on: April 24, 2013, 06:44:34 AM »
Colockums last photo of himself over Colorado.

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #45 on: April 24, 2013, 06:45:19 AM »
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #46 on: April 24, 2013, 06:46:10 AM »
Rest in peace.  Thank you for your service and being a true Hero

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #47 on: April 24, 2013, 06:48:22 AM »
Wow, sitting here with tears in my eyes...

Aaron and I had some great conversations via PM..  he gave me a spot for deer, when I got moved to Eburg.

His insights to the elk situation here in the central part of the state were invaluable.

Yes, his brother is a member here... BLRman or something with BLR in it..

R.I.P. my friend, Prayers for your family.  You gave the ultimate sacrifice for your country... that should never be forgotten... ever.
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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #48 on: April 24, 2013, 06:48:40 AM »
RIP.....

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Re: we lost one of our own (colockumelk)
« Reply #49 on: April 24, 2013, 06:50:15 AM »
Wow, what a shame he seemed like a great guy... I pray for his family in their loss.

 

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