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Their son died at Marine Corps boot camp. Now they have a message for other recruits.

By Dan Lamothe May 24, 2017

In a dark room of bunk beds at Marine Corps boot camp came a cry for help: “Recruit down! Recruit down!” Zachary Boland, 18, was convulsing uncontrollably in his bunk, and could not be resuscitated. He was declared dead about 45 minutes later at a nearby hospital.

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