photo: Ingrid Ruffin in bomb shelter in Iraq, 2003 (WV0400)
There is a fascinating 5 part series that examines women's experiences in the U.S. Military:
- Women in War: 'I've Lived out there with the guys'
- Silver Star Recipient: A Reluctant Hero
- General Remembers her 'Different' Military Days
- A Soldier's Life for a Mother and her Daughter
- A Lonely Club for Women in Top Army Jobs
There is also a time line of Women on the Front Lines: