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Major Wu Waheed Wu Khan in uniform

Retired Major Waheed “Wu” Khan, USMC

Waheed was born in England and served in the US Marine Corps for 24 years with multiple commands and deployments, including the first Gulf War, Somalia, Kosovo, Colombia, Iraq, and Afghanistan.  His American counterparts took his initials W.U. Khan from the back of his uniform and created the nickname “Wu”. A special operations commander, he…

Kevin Smith Adaptive Diving Houston

Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith heard about the Dive Pirates during his rehab at TIRR. After a motorcycle accident caused a complete spinal cord injury resulting in paraplegia. With a background in diving before his accident. Kevin signed up for a Try-Dive event with the Dive Pirates at Seanic Ocean Systems; an engineering company in Katy, Texas with a large…