Relative to run in honor of Boston Marathon winner who died on WWI battlefield a century ago

April 19, 2015 9:45 AM

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Relative to run in honor of Boston Marathon winner who died on WWI battlefield a century ago

In this photo taken on June 14, 2014, illustrations of World War I soldiers and Boston Marathon winners James Duffy, 1914, and Tom Longboat, 1907, are framed behind glass on exhibit at the In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, Belgium. Duffy died on the battlefield of Belgium in 1915 while Longboat survived the war and was able to return home. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo) (The Associated Press)

This photo taken on March 18, 2015 shows the grave of James Duffy, center, World War I soldier and Boston Marathon winner of 1914 at the Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery in Vlamertinge, Belgium. Duffy won the 1914 Boston Marathon and then died one year later, almost to the day, amid some of the worst ...

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