Sunday Times – ‘Maimed troops all fired up to match Mo’s glory’

Sunday Times - Maimed troops all fired up to match Mo's glory

 

Published on August 26, 2012, this double-page spread on page 8/9 looked at five former servicemen and women who have beaten horrific battlefield injuries to compete in the Paralympics. It included a remarkable interview with sitting volleyball player Samantha Bowen, who told of the moment heavy mortar bombardment in Iraq nearly killed her, and her courageous fight to re-build her life. The photograph of Samantha Bowen was taken by photographer Gary Morrisroe working for OpenWorld News.

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