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Lance Corporal Curtin is now at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington DC. His mother and older brother have both taken leave from their jobs to be with him. They are currently staying at a Fisher House but may need assistance with travel expenses.
MAIL, CARDS, LETTERS SHOULD BE MAILED TO:
John Curtin 5 West
WALTER REED ARMY MEDICAL CENTER
6900 Georgia Ave. NW
Washington DC 20307
President Barack Obama awards Lance Cpl. John G. Curtin the Purple Heart in a Feb. 23 ceremony at the National Naval Medical Center in Maryland. Curtin, 20, a Wingdale native, lost both legs above the knee in an IED explosion in Afghanistan. / Courtesy photo