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Impact of War: June 6, 2010 - June 12, 2010

When Daddy goes to war

By Sophie Roth-Douquet I'm a twelve-year old girl. My Dad is in the Marine Corps. Eight months ago, my dad was deployed to Kabul, which is the capital of Afghanistan. This is his third combat deployment in Iraq or...

By Christian Davenport  | June 11, 2010; 9:39 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
Tags:  Blue Star Families, Kathy Roth-Douquet, Sophie Douquet  
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Would you give your seat to family of fallen Marine?

Between innings at Nationals Park, we put down our beers and hot dogs and clap for the wounded warriors. Sometimes we clap for soldiers walking through the airport. Sometimes we festoon our cars with yellow bumper stickers that proudly announce...

By Christian Davenport  | June 9, 2010; 10:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
Tags:  Colleen Getz, Dover Air Force Base, Justin Wilson, Marine Corps, National Airport, Washington Times  
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