Help me to remember that somewhere,
Somehow out there
A man died for me today.
As long as there be war,
I then must Ask and answer
Am I worth dying for?
~prayer carried by Eleanor Roosevelt
It has now been two years since Will was killed in the war. I was at work when I found out. Remember Cpl. Willard M. Powell.
Here are some links to news articles that will tell you more about Will.
Tri-State Soldier Killed in Iraq
Female insurgent among 13 killed in battle on Baghdad outskirts
Reitz Graduate Killed in Iraq
Unit Losses Now at 19
Soldier's Body Arrives Back Home
Family Asks City to Honor Soldier
Stryker Brigade News: Cpl. Willard M. Powell
Final Respects Paid
Ft. Lewis pays respects to 2 killed Strykers
Honor the Fallen: Cpl. Willard M. Powell