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    Double amputee shares story with Texas Marines [Image 1 of 3]

    Double amputee shares story with Texas Marines

    CARROLLTON, TX, UNITED STATES

    02.07.2013

    Photo by Cpl. Jennifer Martinez 

    8th Marine Corps District

    Medically retired Staff Sgt. John Jones (Left), shares the story behind his famous photo held up by Lt. Col. Mitchell Bell, the reserve support officer for 8th Marine Corps District, Feb. 7, 2013, at the Metroplex Marines' monthly meeting, in Carrollton, Texas. Jones visited the Metroplex Marines to talk about his long road to recovery after losing both legs due to a blast from a double-stacked, anti-tank mine in Anbar province, Iraq, and to talk about the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, where he now works as a representative for special projects.

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    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 02.07.2013
    Date Posted: 04.03.2013 16:19
    Photo ID: 899938
    VIRIN: 130207-M-KY377-016
    Resolution: 1417x905
    Size: 128.38 KB
    Location: CARROLLTON, TX, US 
    Hometown: ENID, OK, US

    Web Views: 154
    Downloads: 3

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