Robert Rowe

Former truck driver for KBR

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Former truck driver for the military contractor KBR, he was injured during an ambush on his convoy in 2004

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The Army that cleaned latrines and did kitchen patrol is a thing of the past, with that kind of grunt work now performed by private contractors.

Pentagon Increasingly Outsources War Effort

The Army that cleaned latrines and did kitchen patrol is a thing of the past, with that kind of grunt work now performed by private contractors.

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