Sister Soldiers

Matt Stensland/Illinois Times
Illinois Times | May 12, 2005
For two veterans of the 1544th Maintenance Company, a year in Iraq meant mortars, memorial services and Mary Kay cosmetics. The 1544th had the second-highest casualty rate of Army National Guard units serving in Iraq.

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