military

KSJD Interviews
9:06 am
Mon May 25, 2015

Jennie's Secret: The Woman Who Posed As A Man To Fight In The Civil War

Credit Courtesy of Ruth Morehart Estate/Dwight Historical Museum.

This is the story of Jennie Hodgers a woman who posed as a man named Albert Cashier during the Civil War and went on to live most of her life as a man in the tiny town of Saunemin, Illinois. Through the years the town has been ambivalent about their most famous citizen & has struggled to figure out what to do with her old house.

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Veteran's Affairs
10:21 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Veteran's Affairs - March 28th, 2014

KSJD's Jeff Pope talks with Darla Sanders from local VFW Post 5231 and Disabled American Veterans about issues surrounding women in the military and how they cope with incidents of sexual harassment and discrimination.

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