February 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SPEARFISH The Pentagon’s announcement lifting the ban on women in combat units will affect the South Dakota National Guard. Currently there is one unit open only to men.
January 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
RALEIGH, N.C. Former U.S. Army Capt. Linda L. Bray says her male superiors were incredulous upon hearing she had ably led a platoon of military police officers through a firefight during the 1989 invasion of Panama. Continue Reading
August 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic
CANOVA Duane Miller can still recall the faces of some of the German soldiers he killed in combat more than 60 years ago.
August 18, 2010 in West Central Tribune
KHABARI CROSSING, Kuwait As their convoy reached the barbed wire at the border crossing out of Iraq on Wednesday, the soldiers whooped and cheered. Then they scrambled out of their armored vehicles, unfurled an American flag and posed for photos.
August 15, 2010 in West Central Tribune
WASHINGTON At the height of the Iraq war, the Army routinely dismissed hundreds of soldiers for having a personality disorder when they were more likely suffering from the traumatic stresses of war, discharge data suggest. Continue Reading