Gallery: Jessica Lynch through the years
Apr. 01, 2013 @ 12:01 AM
Pfc. Jessica Lynch, orginally from Wirt County, W.Va., was rescued from Iraqi capture on April 1, 2003. Lynch gained national attention after her rescue and is now a teacher, student and motivational speaker.
AP Photo/Tony Kemp, Parkersburg News and Sentinel, Pool
Able to walk with the aid of a walker but still having trouble standing, Jessica Lynch is lifted from the helicopter after arriving at a community softball field in Elizabeth before making remarks in the town park Tuesday, July 22, 2003. in W.Va.