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Operation Undergarment is a grass roots clothing drive to provide injured and sick soldiers, sailors, marines and airmen that are deployed in combat zones with clothing items to make their hospital stays more comfortable.
When soldiers are injured in battle or become sick they are taken to field hospitals in Iraq or Afghanistan are given the best medical care. Quite often their clothes are cut off, burned or soiled and they are disposed of.
When these soldiers are evacuated from theater, they are transported to Landstuhl, Germany for further treatment then returned to a hospital in the States. These soldiers are usually transported from theater to Germany wrapped in blankets or hospital gowns.
Likewise, in Germany, the soldiers do not have much in the way of clothing while in the hospital and lack the creature comforts we feel they deserve.
The Department of Defense has a great program in place to provide soldiers with clothing once they are released from the hospital in Germany.
Operation Undergarment has been in operation since 2004 and has given comfort and dignity to hundreds of wounded soldiers.
We collect NEW AND UNUSED underwear, t-shirts, socks, slippers, sweat pants and pajamas to be issued at field hospitals in theater and in Germany to the injured soldiers.
Please join us in supporting our wounded and sick soldiers, marines, sailors, and airmen by starting a collection box. The soldiers receive excellent medical care and their basic needs are met. Let us come together and provide them dignity and comfort.
We have several donation sites already that you may drop-off clothing items at or you can contact CJ Farnham for suggestions on where to setup your own drop-off point.
100% of all money raised on this site goes to postage or to our adopted wounded soldiers!
501-C3 Organization - all donations are TAX Deductible.
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If you would like to have a soldier or OP representative speak to your group or organization regarding Operation Undergarment and its work to support our wounded soldiers in Iraq please contact Operation Undergarment.
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"War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. The person who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself."
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Please visit our new site to help our wounded soldiers returning from Iraq and needing your help:
A very special tribute to David Hawkins!
Dear Operation Undergarment,
My father David Hawkins was a pilot during WWII serving with what was then the Army Air Corp. He passed away last week and several of my fishing buddies collected money and asked me to donate it on his behalf. I believe men like my father as well as the young men currently risking their lives to protect our freedom deserve our support so I just completed donating through PayPal the $100.00 my friends donated. I hope it helps. Sincerely John Hawkins
Rest in Peace David Hawkins!
God bless you John Hawkins and your fishing buddies!!
Operation Undergarments wants to send a sincere THANK YOU to Randy Reed Buick of Overland Park for their very generous donation. Many soldiers will benefit from your donation!
A Special THANK YOU to Clint and Kathryn R., Montgomery City, MIssouri for your generous donation. Your donation will help a lot of soldiers!! Thank you!!
A million thanks to the students of General Omar Bradley Elementary School at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas and their parents for the LARGE donation of change they collected for our wounded soldiers.
Thank you to In Him Ministries, Warrenton, MO for the large clothing donation! It is on its way! This Church has been with OU from the start and has sent so much comfort to our wounded!! Thank you IN HIM MINISTRIES!!
Thank you to Lucas Homemakers and Tommie Gray, Kentucky for the new and unused clothing donation!
Thank you again to First, Christ Church Anglican, Overland Park, KS for another generous donation of new and unused underwear for our wounded soldiers. Bless you all!
Thank you to Eisenhower Elementary, at Fort Leavenworth, KS for the box of clothing you donated for our wounded soldiers!
Thank you to Blue Valley Christian Church in Overland Park, Kansas for your generous donation of clothing for our soldiers.
A huge thank you to UAW Local 2250 and the S.O.S. (Supporting Our Soldiers) 7th annual Ride! We thank you for your dedication to our troops! YOU are awesome!!!!! You will send a lot of comfort to our brave warriors!!!
Thank you to Pleasant View Christian Church, Sugar Creek, Missouri for the box of new and unused clothing! Your donations are on the way to Afghanistan!
A special thank you to Kevin L, Troop #596 Oak Lawn, IL - Kevin your collection of new and unused clothing is outstanding!!! 15 boxes are on the way to our wounded soldiers in Afghanistan and Germany. Thank you Kevin!!!
Thank you to Clint and Kathryn R, Montgomery City, MO for your monetary donation. You will ship a lot of boxes! Thank you!!!
Thank you IN HIM MINISTRIES, Warrenton, MO for your continuous donations and love you send our wounded warriors!
|Updated 5/14/2013||Click here for comments on web site to Mary Johnson|