Support group for blind and visually impaired veterans tour the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum

A support group for blind and visually impaired veterans called VITAL, Veterans’ Independence Through Adaptive Living, visited the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum just days before Veterans Day.

BY BRYAN PAINTER Modified: November 10, 2012 at 8:30 pm •  Published: November 11, 2012
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The November wind stripped leaves from the Survivor Tree at the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

A few feet away, the sun sparkled off the black fur of Tommy, a Labrador retriever guide dog resting at the feet of Michael Stephens, a 61-year-old visually impaired U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served his country in Vietnam.

Stephens was among...

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