Jessica Lynch

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Birthday
26, 1983
Birthplace
Palestine, WV
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
26, 1983 (age 36)
Birthplace
Palestine, WV

About

U.S. Army soldier who became a POW during the Iraq War and was rescued by the U.S. Special Operations Forces in 2003. 

Before Fame

Her parents didn't have enough money to send her to college, so she joined the U.S. Army. 

Trivia

She was the first female prisoner-of-war who was successfully rescued and the first POW rescued by the United States since WWII. 

Family Life

Her parents were Deidre and Gregory Lynch. 

Associated With

She and Don Rickles both served in the armed forces.