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'Last Letters Home' of Fallen U.S. Soldiers

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'Last Letters Home' of Fallen U.S. Soldiers

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'Last Letters Home' of Fallen U.S. Soldiers

'Last Letters Home' of Fallen U.S. Soldiers

Only Available in Archive Formats.

The emotional letters from fallen soldiers in Iraq are the subject of a new HBO documentary, Last Letters Home: Voices of Americans from the Battle of Iraq. NPR's Tavis Smiley talks to Academy Award-winner CouturiƩ, the director and producer of the film, and Cathy Heighter, mother of soldier Rasheen Heighter.