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The Meaning of Cory Remsburg

New Yorker (blog) - 28 Jan 2014
The subject of this year's concluding story was Army Sergeant First Class Cory Remsburg, a Ranger who first met the President in 2009, at Omaha Beach, on the sixty-fifth anniversary of D Day. In Obama's telling, Remsburg helped walk him through the ...
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The HOF Salutes War Hero Cory Remsburg During Visit to the Hall

Pro Football Hall of Fame - 04 Mar 2017
The Pro Football Hall of Fame has a long standing relationship with honoring the men and woman who serve over country, in uniform. This past Friday, the Hall paid homage to Army Ranger Sergeant First Class Cory Remsburg and his family. Remsburg is a ...
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The soldier not about to give up the fight: Cory Remsburg

CNN - 28 Feb 2014
His wounds as an Army Ranger in Afghanistan in 2009 left him in the fight of his life -- a fight for his life, for sheer survival. And when his story was told by the President of the United States, that story brought a packed house in the U.S. Capitol ...
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Injured Ranger Cory Remsburg gets SOTU spotlight

Washington Post - 29 Jan 2014
President Obama has at times been described as a detached commander in chief. The warm words the president used to describe his relationship with a soldier in the audience, a guest of honor who sat next to first lady Michelle Obama, projected a far ...
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Injured veteran makes long journey to perfect home - 13 Mar 2015
Mike Baumgarten, who lives in San Diego, was with Remsburg when he was wounded. "When you looked at him, you just thought, 'he ain't gonna make it,'" Baumgarten said. "Many years later, about to live in his own home, it's quite a journey." The home ...
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Construction to start on Gilbert park saluting veterans

East Valley Tribune - 11 Oct 2017
Among them were Cory Remsburg, who served 10 deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan and was seriously injured in 2009, and Vietnam veteran Rick Romley, who lost both his legs to a landmine. Pollard and his wife, Betsy, attended the often-emotional ...
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Souza photos show many sides of Obama

Chanute Tribune - 16 Sep 2017
The final shot is President Obama visiting injured soldier Cory Remsburg at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. Souza said he and the president visited Walter Reed Medical Center 24 times. It was later determined that President Obama had ...
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Obama meets with injured veteran Cory Remsburg - 13 Mar 2015
Craig Remsburg, Cory's father, said he had received calls months ago from White House staff wanting to be involved in the unveiling of Remsburg's new home. The house was bought by the Lead the Way Fund, a charity that aids wounded Army Rangers. It was ...
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Wounded soldier gets surprise visit from Obama

USA TODAY - 14 Mar 2015
PHOENIX — It is an oddity in the life of Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg that whenever President Obama visits the Phoenix area, there is a chance the two will visit. The soldier and the president had met five times before Friday, with a sixth seeming ...
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Hero saluted at State of the Union faces toughest battle yet

CBS News - 06 Feb 2014
Cory and Craig Remsburg. CBS News. Asked whether the tougher fight was against the enemy or the battle he's fighting now against his wounds, Cory replies, "Hands down now." Shrapnel from a roadside bomb near Kandahar in Afghanistan left his speech ...
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President and Soldier: 3 Meetings, and a Lesson in Resilience

New York Times - 23 Aug 2013
WASHINGTON — Three times, mainly by chance and in very different circumstances, Sgt. First Class Cory Remsburg has met President Obama. They were introduced near Omaha Beach in France in 2009, when Sergeant Remsburg was part of a select Army Ranger ...

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