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When A Child Comes Home From War

Nov 12, 2012 (Talk of the Nation) — Since 2001, more than 1.9 million sons and daughters have been deployed to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan. For many young veterans, homecoming can be a time of mixed emotions and changing family dynamics after a life-changing experience at war.

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Tracy Della-Vecchia, founder, Marine Parents
Cpl. Derrick Jensen, deployed to Iraq three times
Miranda Worthen, assistant professor, San Jose State University

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