Story at video link at bottom. Another reason it's called The Volunteer State.

" ...But his recovery hasn't been without setbacks.

The most recent came in February, during a surgery to repair Andrew's abdomen.

"What was supposed to be just a week in the hospital turned into a few months in the hospital," he explained.

Doctors discovered the damage caused by the explosion that left Andrew wounded was worse than they thought.

"No eating or drinking," said Andrew. "That was pretty tough being fed through a pick line in my arm."

It was two months before Andrew could eat again.

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