To War And Back

Journalist and Navy veteran Phil Briggs travels cross-country to meet three combat veterans, US Marine Corps Sgt. Kirstie Ennis (Ret.), US Marine Corps Major Scott Huesing (Ret.), and US Army veteran Sgt. Boone Cutler, to document their incredible stories and experiences, to war and back. From cheating death in Iraq and Afghanistan, to surviving and fighting the battles they faced when they got home, the lives of these American heroes are truly unforgettable.

Host Phil Briggs, US Marine Corps Sgt. Kirstie Ennis (Ret.), US Marine Corps Major Scott Huesing (Ret.) and US Army veteran Sgt. Boone Cutler

Veterans Share What Inspires Them on 'To War and Back'

( Connecting Vets ) - On the sixth and final episode of “To War and Back,” Marine Corps veterans Scott Huesing and Kirstie Ennis share their sources of inspiration , and Army veteran Boone Cutler shares a tool he created for veterans battling depression. The podcast is a RADIO.COM original ,...
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LISTEN: Veterans Share Challenges of Civilian Life on 'To War & Back'

On the fifth episode of “To War and Back,” three veterans continue telling their stories of the challenges of retuning to civilian life. Army veteran Boone Cutler recalls struggling to return to a normal, post-war life, while Marine Corps veteran Kirstie Ennis finds a new source of strength. The...
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Vet Reveals Moment He Almost Died Driving Drunk: ‘My Jeep Was Buried in This Ditch’

By Jacquie Cadorette ( Connecting Vets ) - Three combat veterans are revealing some of the most difficult moments of their lives after returning home from war. On the fourth episode of “To War and Back,” life has slowed down for some of our veterans, but the thoughts in their head are turning dark...
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Veteran Opens Up on Difficult Recovery on ‘To War and Back’

( Connecting Vets ) - Veteran Boone Cutler is recounting his time at Walter Reed Medical Center, where he was given drugs for his injuries that he said would change his life for the worse. In the third episode of “To War and Back,” journalist Phil Briggs dives right back into the stories of three...
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Vets Reveal Trauma They Experienced Outside the Wire on 'To War and Back'

( Connecting Vets ) - Veteran Kirstie Ennis is recounting the story behind her harrowing hospital stay when her leg was amputated below the knee after a helicopter crash. In the second episode of "To War and Back," journalist and Navy veteran Phil Briggs dives into the traumatic war experiences...
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Combat Veterans Share Stories of Returning Home on 'To War and Back'

By Jacquie Cadorette Combat veterans Kirstie Ennis, Scott Huesing, and Boone Cutler are sharing their traumatic war experiences that shape these vets in the first episode of RADIO.COM’s “To War and Back” podcast. The episode begins by telling the story of Ennis, a helicopter door gunner in the...
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LISTEN: 3 combat veterans reveal survival stories on 'To War and Back'

( Connecting Vets ) - Three combat veterans are opening up about their harrowing tales of war, survival, and putting the pieces of their lives back together upon returning home. On the podcast, "To War and Back," journalist and Navy veteran Phil Briggs travels cross-country to meet the veterans and...
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