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/Family Handout
Jessica Lynch, shown in this Sept. 2000 photo, is one of several missing soldiers after a supply convoy was ambushed in southern Iraq, her father said Monday, March 24, 2003. Lynch, 19, of Palestine, W.Va., is a supply clerk with the Army's 507th Maintenance Co.