02/01/2012 01:08 pm ET

Lt. Lauren Luckey Brings Clean Water, Empowerment, To Afghanistan Women

Lauren Luckey might have been designated as her battalion's chemical officer, but just about the only chemical she's been working with in Afghanistan has been H2O.

Luckey, who moved to Alpharetta, Ga., with her mother and stepdad after being born and raised in Tennessee, has been helping women in Afghanistan gain some family power by teaching them how to use water filters.

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