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Gates predicts women will serve in special forces

October 27, 2010 by  
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Defense Secretary Robert Gates said he foresaw a day when the military would lift its ban on women serving in elite special forces.

Army Sgt. Simone A. Robinson

October 26, 2010 by  
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Army Sgt. Simone A. Robinson KIA: March 01, 2009 Operation Enduring Freedom Assigned to the 634th Brigade Support Battalion of the Illinois Army National Guard, Crestwood, IL AWV’s Facebook Memorial page

Navy names first sub assignments for women

October 25, 2010 by  
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The Navy has announced the first four submarines that will accept 24 female officers beginning December 2011. Until then, crew “docs” are getting refresher courses on women’s health.

Colorado National Guard to promote its first female brigadier general

October 19, 2010 by  
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“We celebrate Brig. Gen. Capozzella’s accomplishments not as a woman, but as a leader of Soldiers. With her wealth of experience, we have a bright future.”

Mentally, Emotionally, and Physically Challenging

October 19, 2010 by  
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I was still holding on to a lot of hurt and anger and tended to direct it at those in uniform because I felt like “those people” were part of the problem just by being in the military.

Army Sgt. Eduviges G. Wolf

October 19, 2010 by  
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Army Sgt. Eduviges G. Wolf KIA: October 25, 2009 Operation Enduring Freedom Assigned to the 704th Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo. AWV Facebook Memorial Page

Army Sgt. 1st Class Linda Ann Tarango-Griess

October 12, 2010 by  
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Army Sgt. 1st Class Linda Ann Tarango-Griess KIA: July 11, 2004 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to the 267th Ordnance Company, Nebraska National Guard, Lincoln, Neb. AWV Facebook Memorial page