British Broadcasting Company aired, over several days, a rather comprehensive
documentary about the wars in
Listen carefully to these broadcasts. You will hear the real heroes.
and Lalina Franklin were given the unusual opportunity to “check out” the unit
that their youngest son is in before its departure to
United States Army co-operated fully and the
Franklin served thirty years in the United States Army Reserve. The three
Franklins travel to
2. They hear about the 173rd Airborne Brigade's training for its third mission since 9/11.
talk as the unit prepares to head off to
and Lalina travel to
out how the local people in