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Army Reserve Spouse Reflects on Life Post 9/11


The tragic events of 9/11 spurred tremendous change in the lives of many. Perhaps none more so than the men and women of the Armed Forces.

Here in Michigan, thousands of reservists, active duty soldiers, and National Guard members have taken part in the war on terror.

WDET's Noah Ovshinky sits down with Steve Pierce and his wife, Colonel Maggie Brandt, a surgeon in the US Army Reserves, about their lives post-9/11. Maggie is on her third deployment in eight years

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