11 Sep '13, 1pm

This 9/11, remember #military kids, too @usarmy @usnavy @usmc @USAirForce @TAPS4America

This 9/11, remember #military kids, too @usarmy @usnavy @usmc @USAirForce @TAPS4America

After terror attacks, we sent parents off to war, and our lives were never the same. Sophie Roth-Douquet dancing with her father, Greg, in May 2011. (Photo: Rachael Dantzler O'Neal) Story Highlights More than two million military kids have sent parents off to war in the last 12 years. Military life has built-in challenges, including frequent moves and a lot of anxiousness. Although the major war deployments are winding down, the affect of these years remains with us. SHARE 2133 CONNECT 48 TWEET 7 COMMENT EMAIL MORE I was three years old when the Twin Towers fell, and though I don't remember that day, it changed the path of my life, and the lives of more than two million other military kids like me, who've sent a parent off to war these past 12 years. When Americans remember 9/11 on Wednesday we remember those who died, the heroes, the terror. But there's also a generation ...

Full article: http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2013/09/11/sophie-r...

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