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Photo: Sgt. 1st Class David Brown (left) and Staff Sgt. Michael Rychlik run the fifth of seven marathons in seven days as part of 185 for Heroes in Harpers Ferry, W. Va., Sept. 19, 2013. 185 for Heroes is a non-profit organization started by two Navy first class petty officers to raise funds for wounded veteran care. (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Jason Kofonow/Released)

Two Navy petty officers turned a hobby into a non-profit organization that has raised more than 50k for wounded warriors. Find out how 185 for Heroes runs on volunteers who run.
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wounded annex

Wounded, Ill and Injured Annex opens up in at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas.
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WG VISUAL RECAP

The 2013 Warrior Games has officially come to a close. Here’s a visual overview of this year’s competition.
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Photo: Marine Corps Cpl. Marcus Chischilly, left, and Marine Corps Cpl. Steven Lunt, right, block a shot at the net by Army veteran Perry Price during the gold medal sitting volleyball match of the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 15, 2013. DOD photo by EJ Hersom

Marine Corps Cpls. Marcus Chischilly, left, and Steven Lunt, right, block a shot from Army veteran Perry Price during the gold medal sitting volleyball match at the 2013 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 15, 2013.
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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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