Band of Sisters by Kirsten Holmstedt, Book Group

Thursday, November 15, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm, in 023 Dunbar Library.

Led by LTC Maria Emery, Professor Military Science, Army ROTC; Jonathan Winkler, Ph.D., Associate Professor, History.

Band of Sisters presents a dozen groundbreaking and often heart-wrenching stories of American women in combat in Iraq, such as the U.S.'s first female pilot to be shot down and survive, the military's first black female pilot in combat, a young turret gunner defending convoys, and a nurse struggling to save lives, including her own. Kristen Holmstedt's website: Girls Come Marching Home. Call x4522 to reserve your spot and make arrangements to receive your complimentary copy of the book or eBook.