Tag Archives: wounded warriors

Quadruple amputee undergoes surgery after Afghanistan blast

An Army soldier who lost his arms and legs during his third tour in Afghanistan last week underwent surgery Monday as supporters from around the globe offer prayers and messages of hope on a family website. Army Staff Sgt. Travis … Continue reading

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Amputee softball players beat odds, other team

story by: Andy Matarrese, Medill News Service photo courtesy of: Lance Cpl. Daniel Wetzel, USMC The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team is remarkable to watch, but not necessarily because its members are amputees. Sure, it’s remarkable to see a one-armed … Continue reading

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Photo Friday: “National Warriors”

Wounded Warrior Marine Tim Horton prepares to hit a long ball during the Wounded Warrior Amputee Celebrity Softball Classic at the Nationals’ ballpark in Washington April 3. Horton, from San Antonio, is part of the Washington Nationals Wounded Warrior Amputee … Continue reading

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