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invisible wounds

In 2008 he was hit by a suicide bomber in Iraq. Today, Sgt. McPherson overcame his wounds and now competes in the 2013 Warrior Games.
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Photo: Archers in six different colored uniforms, representing the six different wounded, ill and injured teams, prepare to fire a volley of arrows during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo, May 15. This year all of the teams archery coaches were United States Marines. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin Boling.

Archers in six different colored uniforms, representing the six different wounded, ill and injured teams, prepare to fire a volley of arrows during the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo, May 15
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2013 Warrior Game count

Medals aren’t the only thing people are getting during the Warrior Games. Check out some of the great stories coming out of Colorado Springs, Colo.
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Photo: U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jorge Salazar with Wounded Warrior Battalion West practices swimming at the 2013 All-Marine Warrior Games team training camp in Colorado Springs, Colo. on April 29, 2013. The training camp is a two-week camp in order for the Marines to prepare for the 2013 Warrior Games. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sharon D. Kyle MCB Quantico Combat Camera/Released)

Marine Corps Cpl. Jorge Salazar assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion West practices swimming at the 2013 All-Marine Warrior Games team training camp in Colorado Springs, Colo., April 29, 2013.
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Eagle Resolve

Eagle Resolve 2013 is a multi-lateral exercise that focuses on naval, land and air, designed to enhance regional cooperative defense efforts of the Gulf Cooperation Council and U.S. Central Command.
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