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Operation Doug

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Pirates Welcome Sgt. Doug Vitale To Marlins Game

The Pirates are welcoming Sgt. Doug Vitale to tonight’s game against the Miami Marlins.

08/06/2013

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Join Marty Griffin’s Live Broadcast To Support Operation Doug

Support Operation Doug by joining Marty Griffin in a live broadcast from VFW Post 764.

08/06/2013

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Wounded Marine Gets Warm Welcome Home

There was a hero’s welcome Saturday afternoon for an injured Marine who is now finally back home.

08/03/2013

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Actor Gary Sinise’s Most Important Role Is Supporting Wounded Vets

Actor Gary Sinise is known for many different roles on-screen, but none is more important to him than his real-life role of supporting wounded veterans of war.

07/30/2013

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Homecoming Event To Be Held For Wounded Marine

Pittsburgh Marine Sgt. Doug Vitale is finally coming home this weekend and you’re invited to be there for the hero’s welcome.

07/29/2013

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Wounded Local Marine Honored At Retirement Ceremony

Pittsburgh Marine Doug Vitale, stationed in Afghanistan, lost both legs and suffered a traumatic brain injury in an IED explosion.

07/26/2013

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Lt. Dan And His Band Are Helping A Local Hero

Gary Sinise and his Lt. Dan Band are coming to Pittsburgh to help a local Hero!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/24/2013

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Company Donates 10 Billboards To Promote Operation Doug Concert

A local war veteran is about to return home for the first time since he was injured overseas.

07/24/2013

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Community Comes Together To Support Operation Doug

A community is coming together to help a local soldier and his family.

07/16/2013

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Lt. Dan Band Hopes To Help Get Smart House For Local Vet

The “Lt. Dan Band” is coming to Pittsburgh.

07/04/2013

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Concert To Raise Money For Local Marine Injured In Afghanistan

Thousands of soldiers and Marines are coming home from war — some of them with injuries that have changed their lives forever.

07/02/2013

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Actor’s Foundation To Build New Home For Wounded Marine

A Marine corporal from Pittsburgh who lost his legs in Afghanistan is one of a dozen severely wounded veterans to get a new home. And it’s all thanks to a foundation headed by actor Gary Sinise.

02/14/2013

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Wife Of Injured Marine Grateful For Community’s Support

Alexis Vitale of Peters Township learned that her husband, Marine Corporal Doug Vitale, had stepped on an explosive device while on patrol in Afghanistan. The couple has been inseparable since Doug entered a rehabilitation center in Tampa.

09/19/2012

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Hero Walk To Raise Money For Local Marine Injured In Afghanistan

Marine Corporal Doug Vitale and wife, Alexis, married in Peters Township, had their lives turned upside down last September when he stepped on an IED in Afghanistan.

09/18/2012

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Lt. Dan Band Plays Operation Doug Benefit Concert At Stage AE

Actor Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band performed at Stage AE on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, to raise money to build a “smart house” for Sgt. Doug Vitale, a local Marine who was severely injured while serving in Afghanistan.

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Operation Doug Marty Griffin Broadcast

Marty Griffin broadcast live at VFW 764 in McMurray in support of Operation Doug before a press conference where a rendering of a Smart Home for Sgt. Doug Vitale and his wife Alexis was unveiled and an American Flag painting was dedicated.

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Doug Vitale Returns Home

Doug Vitale lost most of both of his legs after stepping on an IED and now a fundraiser is aiming to help build him a smart house.

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