Thursday, November 17, 2016

Iraq Veteran: Combat Wounded to Combat Medic

Veteran Injured In Iraq Became Medic, Nurse
News Channel 5 Nashville
Steve Hayslip
Nov 17, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - For Veterans Day, we met with and honored one veteran who nearly paid the ultimate price.
TriStar Southern Hills nurse Justin Laferty was injured in Iraq nearly 13 years ago when his Humvee flipped.

A medic saved his life, which also changed his life. Laferty became an Army medic to thank the medic who was there for him.
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