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#VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Allen Hugh Crawford, Jr.

Today's #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Allen Hugh Crawford, Jr. Allen graduated from high school three weeks before enlisting in the Army in early 1943. He was living in Detroit, where he grew up and delivered newspapers in the morning before school. Allen read about the war and was eager to serve his country. Allen served with the Eighth Air Force, 614th Tactical Fighter Squadron at [...]

By |July 30th, 2016|Veteran of the Day|Comments Off on #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Allen Hugh Crawford, Jr.

Borne the Battle #214: Marine Veteran Stephen Kupryk, WWE Superstar

This week’s episode of Borne the Battle features Marine Veteran Stephen Kupryk, also known as the WWE Smackdown superstar and Forgotten Sons member, Steve Cutler. Stephen is a former machine-gunner who served two tours in Afghanistan.

By |October 5th, 2020|Borne the Battle podcast, Top Stories|Comments Off on Borne the Battle #214: Marine Veteran Stephen Kupryk, WWE Superstar

Alternative Adaptive: Bringing sports to disabled Veterans at TEE Tournament

Disc golf is one of more than nine alternative activities available at the TEE Tournament, that has a goal of exposing Veterans to sports they can enjoy in their own communities. Kristine Roberts doesn’t remember the motorcycle accident, but still deals with the after-effects -- the badly damaged leg that never healed quite right, and a fear she just can’t shake. But for [...]

By |September 8th, 2019|Adaptive Sports, ChooseVA, ExploreVA, Mental Health|1 Comment
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