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Watch Touching Tribute: Marines Push To The Limit In Annual Recon Challenge Honoring The Fallen

July 22, 2016

In this video, Maj. Patrick Zuber runs the Annual Recon Challenge in memory of Cpl. Joseph Lyons and his valiant efforts during the Vietnam War. CPL Lyons was killed in action in the Thua Thien Province of Vietnam in June 1968. CPL Lyons was a rifleman with the 1st Force Reconnaissance Company of the 1st Reconnaissance Battalion in the 1st Marine Division and was awarded the Silver Star and Purple Heart.

In this video, Marines push their mind and body to the limit in the Annual Recon Challenge, to honor both the sacrifices made by our fallen brothers.

Watch below and please think about those that have fallen.

Do you think you have what it takes to finish this challenge? Sound off and share your opinions and comments in the section below.