Posted on Oct 20, 2014
SSgt Forensic Meteorological Consultant
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Have you been to either place at school at White Hall or other facilities. My question relates to toxic landfills or spills.

The reason I ask is that Chanute AFB was closed in 1993 and me and my two friends were at both bases. Floyd died of ALS in 2013, a former Air Force Weather Forecaster and NCOIC (SMSgt) at Hickam AFB, Hawaii. Floyd was 60. My other friend (also a Meteorologist) is dying with Leukemia, after 4 heart attacks. Please pray for him. He wants his name undisclosed. I talk to him daily.

White Hall had a lot of Asbestos and is falling into disrepair after 21 years of deterioration. Myself I am having daily petit mal seizures and the my left cannot any longer lift much over 5-10lbs.

So, if you have any concerns with serious illnesses that may or not be related to any base in the world, feel free to discuss.

http://www.epa.state.il.us/community-relations/fact-sheets/chanute-afb/chanute-1.html

I have a move that I am coalescing together that includes various civilian and military people that will get the word out. The back side of this is to help veterans who issues with health and homelessness. I am arranging to find homes and jobs in North Carolina near Raleigh and Greensboro.

This is not an effort to scare anyone or advocate any one or base but to learn what you know about bases you have been at and to help me help more people in our military families.
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SPC David Stephenson
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Well when you talk to your friend next time tell him that we are praying for him.
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SPC David Stephenson - I thank you, we all three were at Chanute and we've lost a few people now and my friend will appreciate it. He goes to the doctor tomorrow.
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SSG General Services Technician And State Vehicle Inspector
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All of these sites need to be cleaned up and the asbestos removed. Makes no sense with all these advancements in building materials that we still have facilities with asbestos or other dangerous elements. While it's understandable the materials were used back then, any service-member who got ill needs to be taken care of immediately.
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MSG Tom Earley
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SSgt (Join to see) I am sorry to hear about your friends, and what you are now going through. The Air Force is not alone in this matter. Fort McClellan, Alabama has been contaminated for years to the point much of it is off limits. No one knows for sure how many of our own troops we have killed.
http://www.fortmcclellantoxicexposure.com/chemical-research-for-fmc
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Yeah saw something about at Ft McClellan. BRB MY fiance is taking a shower!!
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