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Faces of the Fleet

“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your …

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Invictus Games 2016

Invictus Games 2016 is an international Paralympic-style multi-sport event that brings together wounded, injured and ill service members in the spirit of friendly athletic competition. Over 500 competitors from 15 nations take part in the event held in Orlando, Fla., May 8-12. Displays of invincible spirit, motivation, willpower, perseverance, inspiration …

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A Community Set Apart

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sept. 28, 2014) The Navy sitting volleyball team gathers at the sideline before its first match at the 2014 Warrior Games at the Olympic Training Center.

By retired Navy Lt. j.g. Laura Root Root, an accomplished member of Team Navy, is enrolled in Navy Wounded Warrior – Safe Harbor, the Navy’s wounded warrior support program. Last year, I attended the Warrior Games for the first time. At the time, I was at war with myself about …

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Faces of the Fleet

“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your …

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Making It Count: Invictus Games

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By Retired U.S. Navy Airman Brett Parks In 2012, Parks sustained a gunshot wound after coming to the aid of a person being robbed. He is enrolled in Navy Wounded Warrior – Safe Harbor, which assists seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors and Coast Guardsmen. The sun peers over the …

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