Women in Combat: What Will it Mean?

Officials, veterans describe the new era of the U.S. military.

U.S. Army Captain Hellie (last name not given) adjusts her helmet as she walks away from an Apache combat helicopter at the army base at Bagram, Afghanistan, Saturday March 8, 2003. Women in the U.S. army play an important role in all levels of operations. March 8 is International Women's Day.