American, British blind veterans join together for Project Gemini

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As a part of the Blinded Veterans Association's Project Gemini, men and women who lost their vision during their military service shared knowledge and insights from each country on what they do for their treatment. (KABC)

Visually-impaired veterans from the United States and United Kingdom hit the waters of the Long Beach Shoreline Marina to advance their rehabilitation.

As a part of the Blinded Veterans Association's Project Gemini, men and women who lost their vision during military service shared knowledge and insights on treatment.

"It builds confidence and a lot of inspiration," Thomas Zampieri of the Blinded Veterans Association said. "The attitude is if he can do it, then I can do it."

To learn more about the Blinded Veterans Association and their work, check out their website.

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