hero lost; soldier refused to torture


My web site lisamcpherson.org is about a person wrongly killed who should be remembered. This article in Huffington Post is about another woman who should be remembered.

Peterson, 27, a Flagstaff, Ariz., native, served with C Company, 311th Military Intelligence BN, 101st Airborne. Peterson was an Arabic-speaking interrogator assigned to the prison at our air base in troubled Tal Afar in northwestern Iraq. According to official records, she died on Sept. 15, 2003, from a “non-hostile weapons discharge.”

But it was a suicide. She refused to torture. I salute her and pray for her.


One Response to “hero lost; soldier refused to torture”

  1. justexpression Says:

    As do I. TY for sharing this.

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