Linda Brenton

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MELLISSA STOCKWELL IAVA - Warrior Champions | Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America A first lieutenant, she was the first female soldier to lose a limb in the Iraq War. She lost her left leg when a roadside bomb exploded when she was leading a convoy in Baghdad.[2] For her service in Iraq she was awarded the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart She competed in swimming at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games, now a three-time world champion paratriathlete,

A true hero and inspiration. Melissa Stockwell: Was the first female American soldier in history to lose a limb in active combat and was the first Iraq War veteran to compete in the Paralympic Games as a swimmer in 2008