already see friends and other people around the internet posting the
address to Walter Reed and encouraging others to send cards to "A
Recovering American Soldier". Please stop and do your research and save
your stamp. No mail will get to any of our Troops that way due to
safety reasons (and the fact that the hospital has since changed). If
you want to send mail to our recovering Troops, go through the Red
If you don't know what I'm talking about...this is what people post on Facebook or their blogs and it is wrong information.
filling out your Christmas cards this year,Please Please take a card
and send to this address: A Recovering American Soldier, c/o Walter Reed
Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20307-5001.
Pass this on and think of how many cards these wonderful special people
who have sacrificed so much would get. Please copy and post on your
I promise I am not trying to ruin your holiday spirit like some people think I am. I researched this years ago. If you want to add our amazing Troops to your Christmas card list, the link below will give you the guidelines and address.
"Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free." Ronald Reagan - 40th president of USA (1911 - 2004)