The capture of the first African-American female POW, Part 1
Photo Credit: U.S. Air Force photo
Former prisoner of war Spc. Shoshana Johnson, 507th Maintenance Company, arrives at Landsthul Regional Medical Center, Germany, in April 2003. Johnson suffered gun shot wounds to both ankles when her unit was ambushed by Iraqi forces near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23, 2003. She and four other members of her unit were captured and held as POWs.
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