TAMPA, Fla. The VAU Fallen Heroes Memorial is displayed during the 2019 DoD Warrior Games in Tampa, Florida. Veterans and Athletes United (“VAU”) is dedicated to empowering all generations of disabled veterans to fully live their lives and honoring our fallen military service members. The Warrior Games were established in 2010 as a way to enhance the recovery and rehabilitation of wounded, ill and injured service members and expose them to adaptive sports. Approximately 300 athletes are participating in 13 adaptive sport competitions June 21-30. The athletes represent the United States Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Special Operations Command. Athletes from the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, and Denmark also compete.