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Local links, Oct. 27

Post by Scott Fontaine on Oct. 27, 2009 at 7:09 am |
October 27, 2009 9:10 am

Be sure to check out this nice piece by my Olympian colleague, Christian Hill, about soldiers who lost limbs overseas and how they’re recovering with the help of prosthetics technology.

Other local links:

81st Brigade Combat Team
Moses Lake soldiers saluted [Columbia Basin Herald]

Hal Bernton in Afghanistan
A trip west with the ambassador [Seattle Times]
Hashing through Kabul [Seattle Times]

5th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division
‘He died an American hero’ [Journal Times]
Remembering a soldier who used to call Wisconsin home [WITI-TV]

1st Special Forces Group
US, Philippine troops turn healers in Mindanao [Manila Bulletin]

446th Airlift Wing
Deployed McChord Airman helps develop Balad Wounded Warriors Program [446th AW]
Reservist injured during second Iraq tour returns from third deployment [446th AW]

3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division
Iraqi Forces Learn Infantry Skills [DVIDS]
Soldiers Visit Sanjar, Talk Micro-grants [DVIDS]

17th Fires Brigade:
Market Activity [DVIDS]

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