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Huge Shout Out to Cpl. Josh Hargis (US Army Ranger), thank you for your service and get well soon.


GOD Bless America and all of our soldiers past, present and future...

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Can we get a little background on Cpl Hargis? Is he sick, injured? Deployed?


Thank You for Your Service, Cpl Hargis!


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 Tim, Cpl. Hargis lost both his legs in Afghanistan. He stepped on an IED while on a mission. Four fellow Rangers were killed in the incident. While at a military hospital he was presented with a Purple Heart. When the award was pinned on him he managed to salute his commanding officer, despite being hooked up to a breathing tube and fighting a doctor to keep his arm down. Everyone had thought that Cpl. Hargis was unconscious. A truly emotional moment. If you Google his name, I'm sure you can find a picture.  


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Thanks, Gunns!!


  


Cpl Hargis and his wife Taylor (photos courtesy of the NY Post).


-http://nypost.com/2013/10/16/army-rangers-salute-seen-around-the-world/


Another Link (courtesy of Gunns):

-http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/good-news/injured-army-ranger-josh-hargis-inspires-others-with-salute


 


Best wishes for a speedy recovery!!!


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** Courtesy of the 75th Rangers FaceBook Page **



Cpl. Joshua Hargis, a Ranger from Company B, 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment,

was severely wounded during a direct action raid against an insurgent compound,

Oct. 6, 2013, in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. Just a few hours after extensive surgery,

Col. Christopher S. Vanek, Commander of the 75th Ranger Regiment, awarded Hargis the Purple

 Heart. After receiving the award, Hargis began to move, surprising everyone in the room

who thought he was still unconscious. The medical staff tried to restrain his right arm,

fearing he would damage his intravenous tubes. Then everyone in the room realized what he

was trying to do. He was trying to salute.


(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Eric J. Glassey)


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A big THANK YOU to  Corporal Hargis for his service to his country, and my prayers for a speedy recovery.


John 15:13 Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.

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another true AMERICAN HERO.

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Speedy recovery Cpl. Hargis! Thank you for your service, it's heroes like you that make me proud to be an American! 

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Prayers for a speedy recovery.

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A true hero. Thanks for your service. Speedy recovery.

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Thank you for your service Cpl.Hargis. Prayers for a speedy recovery for a true hero.

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The epitome of an American hero !! Wishing you the best through your recovery, Cpl. Hargis !!

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Thanks for your service Josh.Hang in there Army Brother.Blessings to you.

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NBC Nightly News reported tonite Cpl Josh Hargis is recovering well. They showed a photo of him sitting in a wheelchair, outside the hospital with his dog on his lap.


They also mention Mrs Hargis is an expectant mother


Continue to improve, Cpl!!!


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 A true American hero. Wishing you a speedy recovery, Cpl. Hargis.

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 Thank you for your service. I wish you a speedy recovery and a heartfelt congratulations for your new pregnancy. God Bless you and your beautiful family.