Veteran reflections on Memorial Day

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Feb. 27, 2011, will always be a date Army Staff Sergeant Alex Dillmann will never forget. It is not only the day he became paralyzed in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast while serving in Afghanistan, it is also when he lost his friend and fellow Soldier Sergeant Kristopher J. Gould. Every Memorial Day, cities …

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Why we love HFOT moms

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The mothers in the HFOT family are really something special. Raising a child is a challenging yet rewarding endeavor, but HFOT moms often take on many other roles without complaint. The mothers of our Veterans went through every parent’s worst nightmare in witnessing their son or daughter endure severe injuries from service. These brave women …

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Veteran Action and Advisory Team (VAAT) supports fellow HFOT Veterans and organization

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When starting any new venture or program, it’s always great to have a support system of others going through the same experience. That’s why Homes For Our Troops created the Veteran Action and Advisory Team (VAAT) in 2014. The committee consists of the following HFOT Veterans and caregivers: Army SGT Steven Curry (2016 HFOT home …

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Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team breaks barriers

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  When someone experiences a severe injury, their first thoughts are whether or not they will be able to do the sports they love again. The players of the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team (WWAST) prove there are no restrictions post-injury, living by their motto: “life without a limb is limitless.” The team includes several …

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