James Karp is a former US Marine, French Foreign Legionnaire and current archaeologist. James deployed to Iraq during the early stages of the war and participated in the 2nd battle of Fallujah. After the Marines, James enlisted in the French Foreign Legion. After retiring from military life, James started SV Chasing Horizon, a group of veterans who help other veterans  reconnect and regain a sense of purpose by organizing short and long-term sailing excursions, dive training and other ocean related activities.

Follow James in Instagram @julesduiburg

Learn more about SV Chasing Horizon on Facebook: @SVchasinghorizon

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  1. JennaStocker Member

    It gives me hope that men such as Mr. Karp exist and persist today, (though I’m not surprised he is a Marine…) Thank you, Nick, for highlighting an incredible story and for Mr. Karl for giving so generously to America’s veterans.

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