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Old 09/03/2018, 03:34 PM   #1
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Whoa! I知 going to Deu...

I got a Tentative job offer for Deutschland! Pending BG check and security clearance. I知 currently a GS employee at BAMC. Has anyone here been stationed at Landstuhl?

I have a Reefer 250 65g and a 50g Cube. I wonder if I should bring the cube? Hopefully there痴 a reef shop close.

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Old 09/03/2018, 04:16 PM   #2
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I was stationed at Spangdahlem, went to Landstuhl a few times. My impression was it was like little america... Congratulations by the way. I have very found memories of my time in Germany!!!

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Old 12/31/2018, 11:36 PM   #3
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Late post... you're probably long gone.

I was stationed south of Pirmasens, about 10 miles south of Landstuhl. Beautiful area - very forested - but pretty darn rural. Not sure about the local reef scene.

Pick up German ASAP - even if you speak it poorly. You get serious cred if you respect the culture and try to speak the language. My best friends were German and I dated a couple of German girls... their parents really liked listening to my bad German

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