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Marine War Vet Josh Himan

While serving in Afghanistan as a machine gun operatorin the marines in September 2009 the humvee Marine Corporal Joshua Himan was traveling in was hit by an explosive device. The 27 year old Himan was paralyzed from the waist down.  <br />
Before deploying to a war zone, like many soldiers Himan would have preferred to die on the battlefield than come home disabled. After spending18 months in rehabilitation at Walter Reed Medical Center Himan says he's happy to be alive.
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While serving in Afghanistan as a machine gun operatorin the marines in September 2009 the humvee Marine Corporal Joshua Himan was traveling in was hit by an explosive device. The 27 year old Himan was paralyzed from the waist down.
Before deploying to a war zone, like many soldiers Himan would have preferred to die on the battlefield than come home disabled. After spending18 months in rehabilitation at Walter Reed Medical Center Himan says he's happy to be alive.

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From gallery: Marine War Vet Josh Himan
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Date: 22 Jul 2014
Location: Woodbridge Virginia USA
Credit: photo by www.johnnelsonphoto.com
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  • disabled
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  • paralized
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