Letters: Apr. 14, 2003

When Mom Goes to War

"As a soldier, pilot, mother and woman, Laura Richardson is an incredible role model. Her example transcends all cultural barriers." PATRICIA B. SOLECKI Moorestown, N.J.

I was deeply moved by "An American Family Goes to War" [COVER STORY, March 24]. I give married battalion commanders Laura and Jim Richardson a lot of credit for being able to go and serve in the Middle East even though their 14-year-old daughter Lauren is home in the U.S. I admire the Richardsons for their dedication to our country. And Lauren's courage touched my heart. I am just a few...

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