TITLE

Diving to Strength

AUTHOR(S)
Greenhill, Jim
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Nov2007, Vol. 62 Issue 11, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the Soldiers Undertaking Disabled Scuba Diving (SUDS) volunteer program for wounded service members of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. The program was conceptualized by John W. Thompson, a former Outward Bound instructor who is certified by the Professional Association of Diving Instructors and by the Handicapped Scuba Association. One soldier benefiting from the program is Wisconsin Army National Guard Sgt. Darrell Salzman, who lost his lower right arm after an explosion in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
27552578

 

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