2013. Humble, TX. USA. Bobby swims at a Motel 6 after visiting the father of Rodney McCandless. Rodney was killed in the IED explosion that injured Bobby. For years McCandless’s family didn’t know that anyone had survived the attack until Bobby was able to reach them by Facebook. It was their first meeting and Bobby wanted to pay his respects.
Bobby Henline, 41, veteran of four tours to Iraq and sole survivor of an IED blast that killed the other four soldiers in his humvee in Iraq in 2007. He is now a standup comedian launching a new career with a routine built around his injuries. He received burns over 38% of his body in the blast.