Cell Phones for Soldiers http://waer.org en Human Side of War in Iraq Focus of New Book by Veteran at CNY Vets Center http://waer.org/post/human-side-war-iraq-focus-new-book-veteran-cny-vets-center <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>It took Iraq War veteran John Ready of Oneida almost ten years to write about the experiences he went through as part of a civil affairs unit. &nbsp;But he decided to chronicle the strange, sometimes funny and poignant happenings and thoughts in his book, <a href="http://www.soldierpress.com/iraq-war-memoir-mike-haynie-veterans/">"Does My Suicide Vest Make Me Look Fat?: A Soldier's Year in Iraq." </a>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:59:49 +0000 Chris Bolt 11790 at http://waer.org Human Side of War in Iraq Focus of New Book by Veteran at CNY Vets Center Program Helps Connect Military with Their Families Using Old Cell Phones http://waer.org/post/program-helps-connect-military-their-families-using-old-cell-phones <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Men and women who are called to serve have a way of calling loved ones this holiday. &nbsp;Monday, State <a href="http://www.nysenate.gov/senator/john-defrancisco">Senator John DeFrancisco</a> kicked off his 6<sup>th</sup> annual Cell Phones for Soldiers collection drive.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:39:11 +0000 Chris Bolt & Maria Catanzarite 11121 at http://waer.org Program Helps Connect Military with Their Families Using Old Cell Phones