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INSPIRING! Injured Serviceman Crosses Finish Line-Jaybeau

This serviceman lost part of his leg after stepping on an IED in Afghanistan.

For the second time Staff Sgt. Jose Luis Sanchez crossed the finish at the Boston Marathon, carrying an American flag from his fellow serviceman who signed it.

Hard to complain about our problems when you see this.

This wounded Marine ran the marathon carrying a US flag, inspiring many

Inspiration is synonymous with the Boston Marathon, but one participant's incredible run captured attention on social media. As thousands took to the Boston Marathon course Monday, one man carrying an American flag stood out from the rest. His name is Jose Luis Sanchez, a Marine sergeant who was wounded in Afghanistan in 2011 when he stepped on an IED while out on patrol.