Partly Cloudy
72°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Iraq War veteran, author Miyoko Hikiji to speak at First Division Museum

Published: Sunday, March 2, 2014 1:58 p.m. CDT

WHEATON – Author and Iraq War veteran Miyoko Hikiji will visit the First Division Museum for a discussion of her 2013 book, "All I Could Be: My Story as a Woman Warrior in Iraq," according to a museum news release.

During her nine-year career, Hikiji served a 400-day tour of duty in Iraq in 2003. She holds two bachelor of science degrees from Iowa State University, in journalism/mass communication and psychology.

The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the museum, 1S 151 Winfield Road, Wheaton. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. A book signing will follow the presentation.

Admission and parking are free.

For more information, call 630-260-8187 or visit www.FirstDivisionMuseum.org.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Reader Poll

What's your favorite movie theatre snack?
Popcorn
Candy
Nachos or pretzels
Frozen treats