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Military Families

Military Families

Military Families

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They steeled themselves for the battle to Baghdad, now the families of American troops in Iraq are dealing with the risks and separation brought on by the occupation. Lynn Neary and guests revisit the life of military families.

Guests:

Heidi Leckel
*Organizer of family support group for 724th Engineer Battalion of Wisconsin National Guard
*Husband Capt Eric Leckel deployed three months ago

Joyce Raezer
*Director of government relations, National Military Family Association

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