In 1969, Bob Weiland stepped on a mortar mine in Vietnam, lost…

In 1969, Bob Weiland stepped on a mortar mine in Vietnam, lost both legs, was declared dead, and got taken away in a body bag. In 1986, he finished the New York City Marathon in 98 hours, stopping often to talk to veterans, the homeless, and fathers of disabled children along the way. He’s also walked across America on his hands. source

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