Soldier dating scam
A "Replacement officer fee" is one such fee title that has been used.
Usually payment will be requested by Western Union or Moneygram.
They will get to know their victims quickly, preferring to use instant messaging to speed the scam up.
They will however also use emails only to groom their victims if needed.
If there is a comment here that you know is not about an actual scammer, please let me know and it will be removed immediately.At this stage they will often refer to you as their spouse.They will put you in touch with a superior officer to arrange the leave with you.A friend of a friend was communicating with someone on a big free dating site who claimed to be a soldier based in Iraq.
His profile picture had him wearing a uniform and holding a gun, but he described himself as “shy”.Disclaimer regarding pictures posted on the board: please understand that you are NOT looking at the pictures of people who are actually scamming you.