EOS 1730: Wounded in Action-Active in Life, 07/19/17

Jul 17, 2017

Credit bravestguy.com

As a U.S. Army infantryman in World War II, Don Wedewer lost his vision and both legs at the age of 19.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Don’s son, Harry, about how his father overcame institutional and social barriers and went on to have a family and rewarding career in which he worked to improve the lives of other people with vision loss.

Read the story of how infantryman Wedewer overcame seemingly impossible odds to become a state and national leader in helping those with vision loss.