There are a few things you can know...
FOB's aren't always "kill" zones. The mere thought of it can be terrifiying though. FOB's vary a lot from base to base and the country "running" them.
This base has been around awhile so it will probably have more "amenities" (I use that word very loosely!) than new bases. This means he may depending on rank actually get to live in a "dorm" instead of a tent.
I am just curious if he is going to be attatched to NATO since this is a British base. Please do NOT repeat NOT answer my question...just keep in mind this will also make a dif in living conditions.
Since the post is British, the food might be bad or simply horrible...he may want food packages.
You can get some info from Google..some of it is probably quite reliable...just take it with a grain of salt okay.
Keep your chin up and be the tower of strength your daughter will need you to be.
at 7:08 PM on Feb. 13, 2011