Staten Island Marine finally reunited with dog he unofficially adopted overseas 2 years ago

NEW YORK , NY – Here’s a bittersweet story of a local Marine and the dog he met while deployed overseas.

John Kurulgan is an FDNY firefighter and joined the Marine reserves at 17 right out of high school. 

Nearly two years ago, he was deployed to Tbilisi in the country of Georgia, where he and fellow Marines unofficially adopted several stray dogs.


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