17 Nov '12, 12pm

#Veterans killed in #Texas train crash were #war #heroes. Men served in #Afghanistan, #Iraq.

Photos of the four veterans who died when the parade float they were on was hit by a train Nov. 15, 2012, in Midland, Texas. From left: Sgt. Maj. Gary Stouffer, 37; Sgt. Maj. Lawrence Boivin, 47; Army Sgt. Joshua Michael, 34, and Sgt. Maj. William Lubbers, 43. Courtesy Show Of Support/AP The four veterans killed when a freight train barreled into the parade float they were riding on were decorated military men who served on the front lines multiple times in Iraq and Afghanistan. They survived gunshots, explosions and grenade attacks that left some with brain injuries that slurred their speech and made it difficult to walk. One had a wife back home battling cancer while he fought through a brain injury in Iraq after an improved explosive device hit his truck. Another was starting a new career with a defense contractor after more than two decades of military service. They we...

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4 dead in parade float crash were veterans

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