Vet Returns to Guantanamo Bay
Liesse, Eric, Soldiers
WITHIN U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba's community, scuba diving is a wildly popular activity. The Bay offers many unique opportunities for first-time and advanced divers. That is why the Soldiers Undertaking Disabled Scuba Diving Program, a non-profit organization out of Walter Reed Army Medical Center, came to Guantanamo- to get wounded veterans in the water.
The program, a chapter of Wounded Warriors and Disabled Sports Project, teaches disabled and wounded recovering veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom how to scuba dive, or helps them get certified on more advanced programs such as rescue diving.
One former Soldier, recovering …
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Publication information: Article title: Vet Returns to Guantanamo Bay. Contributors: Liesse, Eric - Author. Magazine title: Soldiers. Volume: 64. Issue: 3 Publication date: March 2009. Page number: 32. © Superintendent of Documents Jan 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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