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'Heart of a lion': Quadruple amputee Afghanistan vet prepares for arm transplant

Marine Sgt. John Peck is one of very few quadruple amputees to survive the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now he is preparing for his next mission: an experimental double-arm transplant that will give him, in part, his freedom back.

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Marine Sgt. John Peck

This undated photo shows Marine Sgt. John Peck and his fiance Stacey after he returned from Afghanistan.

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Marine Sgt. John Peck

This photo from 2005 shows Marine Sgt. John Peck at his swearing-in ceremony. 

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Marine Sgt. John Peck

This undated photo shows Marine Sgt. John Peck in one of the last photos taken before his injuries. 

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Marine Sgt. John Peck

This undated photo shows Marine Sgt. John Peck receiving treatment after his injuries. 

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Marine Sgt. John Peck

This undated photo shows Marine Sgt. John Peck and his fiance Stacey.

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'Heart of a lion': Quadruple amputee Afghanistan vet prepares for arm transplant

Marine Sgt. John Peck is one of very few quadruple amputees to survive the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now he is preparing for his next mission: an experimental double-arm transplant that will give him, in part, his freedom back.

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