TITLE

Vet returns to Guantanamo Bay

AUTHOR(S)
Liesse, Eric
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2009, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Charles James Shaffer, a private first class of the 1st Infantry Division wounded in Mosul, Iraq and his return to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Shaffer is among the injured U.S. war veterans undergoing Soldiers Undertaking Disabled Scuba Diving Program (SUDS). A chapter of Wounded Warriors and Disabled Sports Project, SUDS brings veterans into the site to complete their scuba diving training. According to the author, Shaffer, who used to live in Guantanamo, took the opportunity to revisit his old hometown.
ACCESSION #
36865759

 

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