Jim Brock - Handmade By Heroes

Jim Brock

April 29, 2015 4 Comments

Jim BrockJames ‘Jim’ Brock  

MOS:  32854 Avionics Inertial & Radar Nav
Unit: 463rd Tactical Airlift Wing
Rank: Sergeant E4
Deployment Zone:  Dyess AFB TX R Car Goose Bay Canada, FAF Mildenhall UK
Years: 1977 – 1981
Time Served: 4 years 2 months
Branch of Service:  US Air Force

Why I joined the military...  I joined the military because

  • I grew up in the military, my father was in the US Army
  • Serve my Country
  • Travel
  • Learn a trade
  • Love Aviation, Aerospace, Aircraft.

I believe everyone should at least be in the reserve, to have a stake in their country.

Life changing event...  I was selected to be a student leader (rope – shoulder rope with tassel) at tech school, Keesler AFB. Barracks chief (dorm with 15 other guys), I marched 60 guys to school, my leadership was tested. I had to be tough. This is where I feel I stopped being a youngster and became a man.

Why I joined handmade by heores (HBH)...  I joined HBH via Rocky Mountain Human Services’ Jesus Guerra. I have several paracord bracelets and making them sounded interesting. This is also a good way to connect with fellow vets.

Message to customers...  I would like to thank our customers for doing business with us. By doing so, they not only get a great product, but they are involved with our vets who served our nation, some who sacrificed for it. I believe that we should have a partnership between military & civilians, we are in it together for our nation.

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Dawn Brewer
Dawn Brewer

May 06, 2017

Just received my Columbus Blue Jackets paracord bracelet. Looks great. I just had to order my mother a medical alert bracelet so I thought what no better one then one made by you all. Can not wait to get it. It let get what I needed on it and it is one my mom will actually wear. Thank you for offering a nessity that is also stylish.

Tammy Brown
Tammy Brown

February 23, 2017

Thank you Jim for making my med alert bracelet. Just recieved it today in the mail and couldnt wait to put it on!
Thank you for your service!!!

Charity Palmer
Charity Palmer

February 18, 2017

I just want to thank you for making my awesome bracelet! I love it and wear it everyday! I have been looking for a bracelet like this for a while and this one is perfect! Thank you again!!!

Shannon Brown
Shannon Brown

December 20, 2016

Just received my Seattle Seahawks Paracord bracelet in the mail. I love ❤ love ❤ love ❤ it!! Living in Iowa now after growing up in the PNW , I don’t get to see my Seahawks play that often. It’s even harder to find their gear. Thank you a grateful navy veteran wife.

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