Returning warriors

Waiting recently in Richmond, Va.'s airport, my wife and I watched several dozen young men and women in US military uniform walking to and from flights. We both were thinking about our older son, who's set to join the US Navy in March. My thoughts also turned to another, similar—yet different—group, one from my generation, the 1960s. That group consisted mostly of males, also very young, who made similar airport walks. But they were rarely in uniform and often tried not to be noticed. Some of those in Richmond earlier this month may have been shipping out for or returning from conflict; most of those in the 1960s almost surely were. Those in Richmond were volunteers; too many of those of ...

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