Wounded Warriors

Brian Aft poses for a photo with fellow wounded warrior and home recipient, Brandon Byers (left) and Raytheon Missile Systems employee and North Texas RAYVETS president James Bishop (middle). Photo Credit: Conner Howell

Coming Home: A Community Gives A Wounded Warrior A New Start

Corporal Brian Aft and Buckshot, his bomb-sniffing dog, were in line to jump an irrigation ditch near Kajaki, Afghanistan, an area known for being littered with roadside bombs. The explosion lifted Aft and Buckshot into the air. Both survived, but Aft’s legs would have to be amputated almost to the hip.

11/10/2014

(credit: Operation Gratitude/CBS)

Operation Gratitude Devotes Day For Assembling Care Packages For Wounded Warriors

John Adams, director of strategic operations for Operation Gratitude, stopped by KCAL9 Sunday to discuss the program which aids wounded warriors and their families.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/09/2012

(credit: CBS)

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

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,528 other followers