Posts Tagged ‘Walter Reed Army Medical Center’

Joao Silva’s First Assignment Since His Injury a Fitting One

Posted by on Monday August 1, 2011 | Photojournalism

Photojournalist Joao Silva, who lost both of his legs last October after stepping on a landmine in Afghanistan, took on an appropriate first assignment for The New York Times last week: photographing the closing of Walter Reed Army Medical Center, the hospital where he worked to recover from his injuries alongside soldiers wounded in Iraq... More