Sailor Overcomes COVID-19 Twice, Deploys to Boston to Battle Virus

Sailor Overcomes COVID-19 Twice, Deploys to Boston to Battle Virus
"Once bitten, twice shy," is an expression reserved for those who prefer to avoid reminders of negative experiences. However, one Virginia-based sailor isn't shy about battling COVID-19 after surviving two rounds with it.  

For Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Rafal Kolodziej, assigned to Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 1, or NCHB-1, the fight is personal. He tested positive for COVID-19 antibodies in March of 2020, when cases first began to emerge among service members. He was recovering from fever, pneumonia and headaches the month prior. 

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