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Re-enactor, 11, tries to stay calm during surgery Saturday

June 18, 2011 | 9:44 p.m. CDT
Dakota Richardson, 11, writhes in pain as he is subjected to a mock surgery moments before feigning unconsciousness. His procedure was performed by Charles Cunningham, whose hospital tent put on fake operations to treat soldiers including but not limited to bullet extractions and spraying fake blood on the audience at the re-enactment of the Battle of Boonville on Saturday.

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