Retired Army Sgt. 1st Class Dana Bowman, president and founder of the HALO for Freedom Warrior Foundation, talks to a group of veterans preparing to take part in a helicopter hog hunt Friday in Hamilton. Bowman was a Special Forces soldier and member of the elite parachute team, the Golden Knights, before losing both his legs in a training accident in 1994.
Walter Browning of Weatherford, who spent 15 years in the 1st Cavalry Division, waits for the helicopter to lift off for some hog hunting Friday in Hamilton. The HALO for Freedom Warrior Foundation invited about 25 veterans from around the country to the hunt and other events aimed at rehabilitation and transition to civilian life.
Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry, a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in Afghanistan on May 26, 2008, is seen at the HALO for Freedom Warrior Foundation hog hunt Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, in Hamilton.