Matthew looked forward to becoming a U.S. Marine, but he received a cancer diagnosis shortly before deployment that made him feel like his body had betrayed him. He received a medical retirement and grew depressed. When Matthew became homeless, he decided to get help through VA. Treatment and taking up fencing helped him get back on his feet.View Video Transcript Go To Video Gallery
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