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Will Selber

Will Selber is a lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force. The views expressed here are his own and do not reflect the official policy or position of the Air Force or the Department of Defense.

Articles by Will Selber

September 11, 2023 5:30 am

On 9/11 We Promise to ‘Never Forget.’ But Too Often We Forget the Post-9/11 Combat Veterans.

PTSD. Moral injury. Traumatic brain injuries. And the continuing struggle of reintegration.
Will Selber
August 15, 2023 5:32 am

I Remember the Afghans We Left Behind

Two years after the fall of Kabul, memory still isn’t enough, but it’s all I have left to give.
Will Selber
May 26, 2023 5:31 am

This Memorial Day, Remember with Me

Some of the friends from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq whose stories I work not to forget.
Will Selber
March 19, 2023 8:24 pm

Moral Injuries

Remembering what the Iraq War was like, 20 years later.
Will Selber
August 15, 2022 5:16 am

A Terrible Year

It’s been one year since the fall of Afghanistan. Our Afghan allies—the ones lucky enough to be alive—are still suffering.
Will Selber
July 6, 2021 5:30 am

Do Not Forget Afghanistan

As the U.S. departure looms, we must honor our troops’ service and sacrifice—and the Afghan allies who stood by us…
Will Selber