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Veteran paratrooper donates kidney to long-lost Army buddy

By Military1 Staff Sixteen years after they last saw each other, two Army veterans met up for a double surgery. The procedure? A kidney donation transplant. Robert Harmon, a former paratrooper in the Army, first heard about Kai Johns’ kidney problems in a post on a Facebook support page from Johns’ wife about her husband’s deteriorating health. “It was a Facebook post. It said, ‘A kidney for Kai,’” Harmon told Fox 5 DC. “I Facebook messaged her and asked her ... More