Asked by: Donaciano Diesterhoft
asked in category: General Last Updated: 23rd June, 2020

What are good things to send to soldiers in Afghanistan?

Here are some ideas:
  • Ramen Noodles.
  • Seasoning salt.
  • Hot sauce.
  • Flavoring packets for water.
  • Individual packets of condiments.
  • Powdered drink mix.
  • Energy bars.
  • Tuna fish.

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Likewise, people ask, what are good items to send to the troops?

Toothbrush, toothpaste, dental floss, cotton swabs, shaving lotion, disposable razors, shampoo, individually packaged tissues. Personal care. Individually packaged baby wipes, eye drops, lip balm, lotion, aspirin or other pain reliever, feminine hygiene products for women.

Beside above, how do you send care packages to soldiers? Contact the post office. Before you can create a care package, you need shipping supplies. The United States Postal Service (USPS) offers a free “Military Care Kit” with the necessary supplies for sending packages overseas, including boxes, packing tape and customs forms.

People also ask, what should I put in a deployment care package?

Here are some military care package ideas that are appreciated by service members:

  • Necessities, such as sunblock, socks, underwear, flip-flops, lip balm and powder.
  • Snacks, including chips, salsa, nuts, cookies, beef jerky, non-melting candy and trail mix in packaging that isn't easily crushed.

What do you give a soldier before deployment?

Pre-deployment gifts for the one leaving.

  • Journal. Many service members like to keep a record of events during deployment, whether it is personal experiences, funny stories, or just a place to unload private thoughts.
  • Matching jewelry.
  • Wallet insert.
  • Open When…
  • A paper hug.
  • Photos.
  • Religious Token.
  • Hidden messages.

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