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Dr. Peter M. Rhee served for 24 years, working as a Navy surgeon. He is known for saving many lives at a 2011 shooting in Tucson.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Maggie Brandt, who served in the Army Reserve Medical Corps as a doctor for 21 years.
During Shark Week, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Robert Borrego, a chief surgical officer during Iraqi Freedom who now treats shark bite victims.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Larry Schwab, who served with a Mobile Unit Surgical Transportable during the Vietnam War.
William Least Heat-Moon’s first book was nearing publication when he was struck by appendicitis. Emergency surgery at the VA medical center in Columbia, Mo., likely saved him and Blue Highways.
The award-winning Bay Pines VA Medical Center in St. Petersburg, […]
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Last updated November 26, 2022
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