VETERANS COME FIRST In 2007 Navy SEAL Mike Day was shot 27 times by four Al Qaeda gunmen and hit by grenade shrapnel He killed all four of the gunmen and walked to the extraction helicoptor He recovered and is now living with his wife and daughters In 2007 Mike Day was caught in a brutal firefight with three al-Qaeda insurgents after he was the first of his team to enter a room in a town near Fallujah Iraq The enemy fighters opened fire hitting Day with 27 separate bullets 11 of the shots were stopped by his body armour but 16 penetrated his body and left him perilously wounded It took him nearly a year to recover from the wounds and he still sometimes suffers from PTSD Douglas “Mike” Day killed his attackers before they could finish him off and now he has completed a 703-mile triathlon to raise money for wounded vets He is one of the unsung heroes who supports his fellow veterans instead of the gov't and the VA Day is doing his best to raise money for those who don't have an opportunity to work or to live an ordinary life Without such people the number of veterans died in the line to the VA would be much higher Praying for this man and his total recovery! veteranscomefirst veterans_us Veterans Usveterans veteransUSA SupportVeterans Politics USA America Patriots Gratitude HonorVets thankvets supportourtroops semperfi USMC USCG USAF Navy Army military godblessourmilitary soldier holdthegovernmentaccountable RememberEveryoneDeployed Usflag StarsandStripes Meme

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