By Jan C. Scruggs, Special to Military Times
While casualties in America’s war on terror have slowed significantly, the recent deaths of Army Master Sgt. Joshua Wheeler in Iraq, and of Air Force Maj. Phyllis Pelky and Master Sgt. Greg Kuhse in Afghanistan, are tragic reminders that our service members continue to put their lives on the line each day. They volunteer. No one is drafted to fight the nation’s wars any more . . .