“A Marine Corps veteran who lost part of his leg in an explosion in Afghanistan has conquered the world’s tallest mountain.

Charlie Linville, a native of Boise, Idaho, reached the summit of Mount Everest on Thursday, becoming the first combat-wounded veteran to reach the 29,029-foot peak.”

For the full, inspiring story, along with Charlie’s video interview, check out Huffington Post Good News.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s