TITLE

RETURN OF THE FALLEN

AUTHOR(S)
Lichtenstein, Andrew
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/5/2004, Vol. 136 Issue 11, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents observations about how the families of those who were wounded or killed in the war in Iraq preserve the memories of their loved ones. Findings that the majority of Americans feel that life is better than it was before the war; Honoring of the fallen soldiers in various parts of the United States.
ACCESSION #
12649074

 

Related Articles

  • Symphony for the Dead. Carter, Graydon // Vanity Fair;Mar2004, Issue 523, p106 

    Presents a list of men and women soldiers of the U.S. who have lost their lives during the war in Iraq, complied with the help of the U.S. Army sources and the "Army Times." Richard Carriaga of Ganado, Texas; Aubrey D. Bell of Tuskegee, Alabama; Kenneth R. Bradley of Utica, Mississippi; Jose...

  • Children in the cross hairs. Barnes, Julian E. // U.S. News & World Report;4/21/2003, Vol. 134 Issue 13, p26 

    Relates the experience of Sergeant Jason Sypherd in Karbala, Iraq, during the 2003 Iraqi War. Account of how Sypherd had to kill a young boy; View of Sypherd's commanders that Sypherd and Sergeant Troy Hanner had been justified in shooting at the children; Comments of Sypherd, who has two young...

  • Heroic Soldiers Mourned At Home As Victory Nears.  // Jet;4/28/2003, Vol. 103 Issue 18, p8 

    As Coalition forces see victory at and with rejoicing in the streets of Baghdad and jubilation at home for recovered POWs, some of the joy gives way to mixed emotions and sadness, as families of soldiers killed in the Iraqi War say goodbye to their loved ones. There have been at least 149...

  • Death Comes Calling For the Class of 9/11. Thornburgh, Nathan // Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/9/2006, Issue 40, p18 

    The author reflects on the death of U.S. Army 2nd Lieutenant Emily Perez and its implications for the strategy of the U.S. military in Iraq. The death of Perez due to a roadside bomb in Iraq was the first combat death in the 2005 graduating class. The reason behind the difficulty of...

  • Local papers wonder if all deaths created equal. Strupp, Joe // Editor & Publisher;11/10/2003, Vol. 136 Issue 40, p4 

    Explores how local newspapers across the U.S. have covered the Iraq War casualties. Number of U.S. soldiers from Fort Hood in Texas who died since the U.S. invasion of Iraq; Coverage by "The Lawton Constitution" newspaper on Iraq-related deaths; Reaction of the press to the ban imposed on the...

  • Topic A: At Ease. Smith, Evan // Texas Monthly;Mar2007, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p31 

    The article reports that after four years Texas soldiers are still dying in Iraq. Since the first coalition forces set foot in Iraq, more than 275 Texans have been killed in action, the highest number from any state other than California. Each one has left behind not just a family but a...

  • At War. Rachlis, Kit // Los Angeles Magazine;Jun2007, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p12 

    The author comments on the increasing number of U.S. soldiers killed in the Iraq war. He asserts that more than 93 servicemen and women from Los Angeles County in California have been killed in the war. One of them is Marine Corps corporal Christoper Leon, who was shot by a sniper in Ramadi on...

  • ONE STEP AT A TIME. Pekkanen, John // Washingtonian Magazine;Aug2011, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p34 

    The article focuses on the use of manmade limbs in treating U.S. soldiers who were wounded in the battlefield. It mentions that the wars of the U.S. in Afghanistan and Iraq have triggered the developments of prosthetic technology through computerization, miniaturized hydraulics and...

  • Baghdad's long, hot summer. Ajami, Fouad // U.S. News & World Report;7/28/2003-8/4/2003, Vol. 135 Issue 3, p26 

    Presents the thoughts of the author about whether a bond can be forged between U.S. troops and the Iraqi society which they liberated. Suggestion that there is a lack of gratitude by the Iraqi people; Deaths of U.S. soldiers in Iraq; Establishment of a Governing Council in Iraq; Opinion that...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics