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These Soldiers Did the Boston Marathon Wearing 40-Pound Packs. Then They Helped Save Lives.

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“These soldiers, participating in “Tough Ruck 2013,” were doing the 26 miles of the Boston Marathon to honor comrades killed in Iraq and Afghanistan, or lost to suicide and PTSD-related accidents after coming home… …When the explosion went off, Fiola and his group immediately went into tactical mode. “I did a count and told the younger soldiers to stay put,”

Check out the whole story at Mother Jones – http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/04/tough-ruck-soliders-arredondo-boston-marathon

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