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All Service Academies Ball supports Wounded Warrior Project: #woundedwarrior

“I don't think you can find a finer group than this group of men and women. These young people are exceptional — it's unbelievable how focused and committed to this country they are,” said Congressman Mike Kelly. The sentiment was echoed throughout the evening of Dec. 28, as accolades and admirations resonated with all 175 guests of the All Service Academies Ball. Held at the Westin Convention Center hotel, the event honored cadets and midshipmen from Western Pennsylvania who attend any of the five service academies: the U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and U.S. Air Force Academy. “I don't think anyone is courageous when you are born. You have to learn it through experience. When you're tested, you hope you can find the courage you need,” shared guest speaker Col. Robert Cahalan, who retired from the Air Forc...

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