Soldier Performs Unbelievable Act Of Humanity In The Middle Of Combat (Video)

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Any soldier will tell you that the thing that worries them most on the battlefield is not losing the war or their own lives, but seeing the people they have grown to love as brothers die before their eyes.

This clip, which only surfaced this week, shows us just how much our troops cherish each other’s lives.

What seemed like a simple act of kindness was really a confirmation that a certain Army Captain had become the hero he always wanted to be.

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