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U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Lakin Booker, right, the gold medalist in the women's lightweight powerlifting event, and British Royal Navy weapons engineer Mickaela Richards, the silver medalist, pose for a photo during the 2014 Invictus Games. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Justyn Freeman

The British are coming! As well as lots of other wounded warriors from across the globe for the 2nd annual Invictus Games.
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B-52, Stratofortresses. Air Force inventory in   February 1955

In news from around the services and the Defense Department, here is your morning SITREP.
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USMC Wounded Warrior fights for position as he advances the ball during tournament play.  Wounded Warriors from all branches of the Armed Forces participate in All Service Rugby Competition during Warrior Care Month 2015/Joint Services Wheelchair Rugby Exhibition at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland.  (Department of Defense photo by Marvin Lynchard)

Wheelchair rugby match highlights Warrior Care Month and the importance of adaptive and rehabilitative sports.
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Medalists in the 2015 DoD Warrior Games Cycling competition are acknowledged during the Awards Ceremony at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 21, 2015. Explosive Ordnance Disposal Senior Chief Austin Reese (right) won silver in hand cycling. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diana Sims/Released

Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer Austin Reese may have lost his ability to walk, but that’s not stopping him from making a splash in his first Warrior Games.
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The Warrior Games are all about overcoming adversity, something former Army Capt. Frank Barroquiero knows all about. Despite a devastating arm injury, he’s a two-time archery medalist.
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