Local Marine injured in Afghanistan receives huge homecoming - KMOV.com

Local Marine injured in Afghanistan receives huge homecoming

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By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson

(KMOV)-- A local Marine injured in Afghanistan received a huge welcoming when he returned home Monday.

Marine Captain Matt Cooper was seriously injured on November 13, 2009. After many surgeries and hospital stays he was able to return home to Lake St. Louis.

Matt will also be part of the Veterans Day Ceremony in Lake Saint Louis on November 11, where Mayor Potter will present him with a City Proclamation honoring his service and bravery. He will also be presented with a memorial brick in the Veterans Memorial Park walkway.

 


 

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