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Jenelle Pifer

Reporter | Allegheny Front

When people in the military come back from war, it's often not an easy transition. Sometimes, interacting with the environment is a source of comfort.  Some take part in action sports for that rush of adrenaline. Others find camaraderie in group outings. The Allegheny Front's Jenelle Pifer recently spoke to one U.S. Navy sailor from Western PA about his experiences outdoors before, during and after war.

Click here to listen to this audio story on the Allegheny Front's website.


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