UMUC Student Sgt. Joey Jones Uses His Injuries to Inspire Other Wounded Soldiers

July 4, 2011

U.S. Marine Sgt. Joey Jones had one of the most dangerous jobs in the military—to find and dispose of bombs. After losing both legs in a bomb blast in Afghanistan, he's returned to his hometown of Dalton, Georgia, to devote himself to family, his fellow vets and school. He recently completed his first semester at UMUC. Watch his road to recovery on ABC's Nightline, and learn how he has become a source of support and inspiration to fellow wounded soldiers.