Roberts, Chuck
September 2004
Airman;Sep2004, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p50
The article informs that, after flood waters forced, 2nd lieutenant Darcy Dowling and master sergeant Steve Dowling of U.S. army, to evacuate their home and leave behind family treasures such as photos, they dropped off their three daughters at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. They returned to downtown Grand Forks to fill sandbags in hopes of thwarting rising flood waters. They lost the battle, but they experienced a triumph of human spirit and teamwork that remains with now, captain Dowling and chief master Sergeant Dowling seven years after.


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