Master Sergeant Gordon L. Ewell is a combat engineer and expert in the tactics and techniques the enemy used in Iraq to assemble, disguise, and detonate deadly improvised explosive devices (IEDs). He received the Bronze Star Medal for demonstrating personal courage and conviction on multiple occasions by continually performing his duties while under enemy attack, and the Purple Heart Medal for wounds received while engaged in combat during the war.
Gordy gives us an inside look at his 24 years of military service and shares his heroic 6 year recovery after literally being blow-up 7 times. His extreme PTSD was completely cured through the use of Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber Therapy. He travels the country being a Veteran Advocate to promote alternative treatments for PTSD with the mission of eliminating Veterans' suicide.