Trials and Traditions of Military Life
On Veterans Day, Americans salute those who have served this country in the armed forces. But service takes many forms: and this year, KUT followed one family dealing with military service. From the soldier whose family has served for generations dating back to World War I, to the family who had to learn how to live without him.
They put me in counseling for when he was in Afghanistan. You dwell on it, you kind of distance yourself from everyone around you at that time, even the friends I had then; I didn’t have a lot.