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Melissa Stockwell: From Iraq To The Paralympics

Live in the moment.


For more than a decade, this nation has fought in Afghanistan and Iraq and more than 6,700 men and women have made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. Among these brave men and women is Melissa Stockwell of Oak Park, Illinois, who is the first female soldier amputee of the Iraq War.

Learn about her inspiring journey from Irag to the paraylmpic Games.