Operation Mend

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UCLA’s Operation Mend Provides Disfigured Veteran With Life-Changing Surgery

Operation Mend gives wounded service members access to the nation’s top plastic and reconstructive surgeons for free.


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Operation Mend Helps Wounded Veterans And Their Families

A special program called “Operation Mend” is helping wounded war veterans — and their families — get their lives back on track.


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Boy, 13, Donates $13K In Bar Mitzvah Gifts To Wounded Soldiers

A 13-year-old boy will donate $13,000 in bar mitzvah gifts and matching funds to a UCLA program that helps wounded service members.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2012