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Zack Branham, Japan Tsunami Survivor, Walks 20 Hours To Find Girlfriend

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ZACK BRANHAM JAPAN TSUNAMI
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After surviving the devastating 8.9 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, 24-year-old American teacher Zack Branham set out on a 20-hour trek to find his girlfriend in another village.

Branham spoke to CNN about his experiences, shared the shocking photos and videos he captured of the disaster, and the happy ending to his amazing love story.

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