Comments for: Marines finish 2,180-mile hike with more than $30,000 for disabled veterans

Posted July 31, 2012, at 8:18 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 01, 2012, at 12:15 a.m.

MILLINOCKET | A 2,180-mile journey ended Tuesday for two former Marine captains who walked the Appalachian Trail in its entirety, raising money along the way to help disabled veterans adapt to civilian life. Mark Silvers, 27, of Virginia and Sean Gobin, 36, of Rhode Island reached Mount Katahdin’s summit …


An earlier version of this article erroneously listed the location of the spaghetti dinner at the end of the hike. The dinner was at the American Legion Hall in Millinocket, not at the VFW hall.

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