I Am a Soldier, Too: The Jessica Lynch Story

Jessica Lynch talked about her biography, written with Rick Bragg, I Am a Soldier Too: The Jessica Lynch Story, published by Vintage.… read more

Jessica Lynch talked about her biography, written with Rick Bragg, I Am a Soldier Too: The Jessica Lynch Story, published by Vintage. Former Army Private First Class (Pfc.) Jessica Lynch was captured in March 2003 after her maintenance company came under attack during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Eleven of her fellow soldiers were killed in the attack and Pfc. Lynch was held hostage for eight days before being rescued by American Special Forces who raided her hospital in Nasiriya. Ms. Lynch spoke about her ordeal and her experiences upon her return to the U.S as well as her plans for the future, which include becoming an elementary school teacher. Following her remarks she answered questions from members of the audience. close

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I Am a Soldier, Too: The Jessica Lynch Story

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
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Location:
White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 19, 2004 | 12:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 23, 2008 | 9:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Dec 19, 2004 | 12:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 27, 2006 | 10:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 28, 2006 | 2:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 28, 2006 | 7:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 22, 2008 | 9:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 23, 2008 | 1:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 23, 2008 | 3:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 23, 2008 | 9:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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