Stars and Stripes

Marine veteran who lost his legs in Afghanistan completes his final marathon of 31-day stretch

"Just after 1:30 pm on Saturday November 11th, Veterans Day, Jones crossed the finish line, completing his odyssey in the name of other veterans."

“I feel thankful for all this group of people around here supporting me. I feel thankful to live in a country that appreciates veterans so much. I feel thankful for living in a country where there are so many people that are willing to sacrifice everything for it, and I’m thankful for living in a country that is worth that sacrifice that people make.”