The guards were what was left of the human race, protecting that precious wall that kept us from them. Little did they know the consequences of keeping us quiet, keeping us out of sight. Chaos was a fire, and it was blazing.
Staff Sergeant Leigh Ann Hester military police, Army National Guard Ambushed by enemy forces in Salman Pak, eastern Iraq, on March 20, 2005. Awarded a Silver Star, the nation's third-highest military decoration for valor—the first female recipient since World War II and the first to earn it for close-quarters combat.
What I Have Learned About Having A Husband In The National Guard
We are now three months into Guard life. So far that hasn’t meant too much as Ben has only had a couple of drills. However, I have learned some things I didn’t know. There were a few things I assumed about the Guard that I found out worked a little differently than I thought they… Read More »