A winona veteran's journey to 'paddle off the war'
We first brought you the story of Joshua Ploetz pluhts
a few months ago.
He fought in battles and lost friends during two tours
and now suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
In an effort to help himself heal.
Ploetz pluhts spent the past few months canoeing down
the entire Mississippi River: more than 23-hundred
According to his 'paddle off the war' facebook page.
he made it to the Gulf of Mexico last week.
Ploetz's pluhts' journey took him a total of 71-days.
when you count in 'rest days.'
His trip also raised money to help people who have
lost a veteran to P-T-S-D.