October 22, 2017
Running for Team Manion, Army veteran Jacob Marquis of Bangor, Me., completed his mission to run one step for every combat death since the Revolutionary War while carrying the U.S. flag – a total of 1,012,000 steps. Marquis, 44, began his quest in 2013 and completed the final 39,000 steps Oct. 22 in Arlington. He finished with a time of 4:26:00.
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