Jeffery Williamson, 45, of Covington, Ohio, was too old to join the military after 9/11 but when the U.S. government raised the age limit, he enlisted that day as a private, at age 41, and is deployed in Afghanistan, already having served in Iraq.
Jeffery Williamson, 45, of Covington, Ohio, was too old to join the military after 9/11 but when the U.S. government raised the age limit, he enlisted that day as a private, at age 41, and is deployed in Afghanistan, already having served in Iraq. David Belluz/MCT
Jeffery Williamson, 45, of Covington, Ohio, was too old to join the military after 9/11 but when the U.S. government raised the age limit, he enlisted that day as a private, at age 41, and is deployed in Afghanistan, already having served in Iraq. David Belluz/MCT

45-year-old U.S. infantryman does heavy lifting in Afghanistan

September 13, 2010 03:39 PM

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