Wounded Warrior Turns Tragedies Into Inspirations

By Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert Sanchez, Defense Media Activity-Navy

Ryan Shannon, a former Navy submariner, has fought health issues including traumatic brain injury and thoughts of suicide, but he continues to persevere with the help of family and friends. Shannon will compete in several events at the 2017 Defense Department Warrior Games in Chicago.

Published June 30, 2017 at 12:44PM.

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