Sergeant, United States Army
Staff Sergeant Maudlyn White
Army Staff Sgt. Maudlyn White, 38, was confirmed dead yesterday by the Department of Defense.
White, who was born in St. Croix, lived in
Arlington and had a 5-year-old daughter and four brothers and sisters.
White's stepfather, Richard Irish, declined to talk to a Washington Post
"She likes to do things her own way, and that's why she joined the Army," Irish said.
-- Andrew DeMillo
NOTE: Sergeant White was laid to rest in Section 64 of Arlington National Cemetery, in the shadows of the Pentagon.
Posted: 18 November 2001 Updated: 7 July 2002
Updated: 6 July 2003
Photo By M. R. Patterson, 27 June 2003