Vietnam veteran is oldest US soldier to die in Iraq





Major Steven Hutchison, from Scottsdale, Arizona, was killed on Sunday when a homemade bomb exploded near his vehicle in Al-Faw.

Maj Hutchison, had wanted to re-enlist immediately after the September 11 attacks but his wife had opposed it.

His brother Richard said that when his wife Candy died of breast cancer, he signed up again in July 2007.



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Lorraine Paul - 5/20/2009

Should have been at home changing his grandchild's nappy!

Why was he in Iraq in the first place, it had nothing to do with 9/11. Another victim of American imperialism.

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