Chris Melendez

Wounded military veterans Chris Melendez (L) and Anthony Maschek (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Wounded Vets Head To Rockaways As Part Of Adaptive Water Sports Festival

Chris Melendez lost his leg in Baghdad when he was hit by an IED in 2006. Two years later, Anthony Maschek was shot up in a raid near Kirkuk. They’re now learning to scuba dive as part of their road to recovery.