As many of you may know, Iraqveteran8888 is one of the most popular YouTube channels for gun enthusiasts. The channel is run by Chad, a veteran of the Iraq War. Chad has been posting videos about guns, gun accessories, and military life for years.
Chad Iraqveteran8888 is a popular youtube channel with a massive amount of followers. As the channel grows, they plan to sell something that a user likes, and they can generate revenue from it. So they started a T-shirt-affiliated business with Forged From Freedom. But for some misunderstanding, Chad Iraqveteran8888 no longer works with or is affiliated with Forged From Freedom. You can read the full story from Forged From Freedom’s official website.
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Eric Blandford Military Service
Eric Blandford was born on October 1, 1980, in Fayetteville, North Carolina. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1998 and served as an infantryman in the 3rd Ranger Battalion at Fort Benning, Georgia. He deployed to Afghanistan in 2001 and Iraq in 2003.
In 2004, he was wounded during a firefight with insurgents in Baghdad and medically retired from the Army. Blandford is a recipient of the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star Medal.
Chad from Iraqveteran8888 disappeared from YouTube in early 2018. His channel, which had over 800,000 subscribers, was taken down after he uploaded a video in which he made racist and anti-Semitic comments. However, Chad re-emerged in 2019 with a new channel called “The Military Vet.”
In his first video back, Chad apologized for his previous comments and said he had been going through a tough time when making them. He also said that he regretted making the videos and that they did not reflect his actual views.