Healing Wounds
Lynden Lawson, a Stryker program manager representative with JACOBS Technologies, describes the intricacies of the Infantry Carrier Vehicle to Staff Sgt. (retired) Brian Neuman during a visit to 1st Battalion, 402nd Army Field Support Brigade at Joint Base Balad, Iraq April 9. Neuman was one of nine Wounded Warriors to visit JBB as part of Operation Proper Exit, a program designed to provide closure for Soldiers seriously wounded in the line of duty. Neuman lost his left arm in an explosively formed penetrator attack in Fallujah, Iraq Nov. 11, Veterans Day, 2004. While at JBB, the Soldiers also participated in a town hall meeting where they shared their experiences with base personnel.

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