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U.S. Air Force then-Senior Airman Douglas Smits, the 35th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal operations section chief, pauses for a photo outside in Kandahar, Afghanistan, 2007. Smits suffered a traumatic brain injury during the deployment in support of a combat operation in Afghanistan. (Courtesy photo)

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