- Posted June 7, 2012 by
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Salute to troops
A wounded warrior's journey: Morris recalls surviving blast
Taylor Morris, a Cedar Falls native and a Navy officer, talks about surviving a blast in Afghanistan. The 23-year-old known in town as a tough wrestler and a gifted soccer player, lost his right leg at the knee, his left leg at mid thigh, his right arm at the wrist and his left arm at the elbow. He spoke to the Cedar Falls Times from his hospital bed at Walter Reed. NExt to him is his girlfriend, Danielle Kelly.