Always Loyal, by Michael Stokes photography

Vint70s-Lvr: Sacrifice, heroism and beauty. Michael Stokes famously photographed Alex Minsky. Other wounded vets came forward to tell their stories.

Thanks to our heroes on this Veterans day, and cheers to Mr. Stokes for telling their stories.

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Alex Minsky

Vint70s-Lvr: Marine vet Alex Minsky, who lost his leg in combat, then became a successful model. Amazing spark and resilience.

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