Patrick Whaley opens the back door of his SUV and grabs a pair of jeans to throw on over his shorts, his body warm and still sweating from an evening workout.
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Next week: A single mom and U.S. Army Reservist struggles with the aftermath of war after serving in Iraq.
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I truly enjoyed reading your recent article on Eddie Sessions, “The Replacement Soldier.” The article told a different story than what I was accustomed to reading about WW II. These men and women were truly part of the Greatest Generation.
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What a nice Sunday morning read of the Personal Journey of Pvt. Sessions in learning the history of Company L! Great job and please consider more of this type of lost journalism.
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