2003: The American Solider
With the war in Iraq starting in March of 2003 and the war in Afghanistan entering its third year, Time named the American solider Person of the Year. Above: United States Army and Marine troops hunker in a bunker at their base in the Kuwaiti desert during an air raid alert as missiles were launched by Iraq into Kuwait, Thursday, March 20, 2003. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
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