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St. José Luis Sánchez del Río
When the Cristero War started in 1926, José valiantly set off to fight for Christ. As the troops' flag bearer he was captured and tortured for not renouncing his faith. With the soles of his feet cut off, he was made to walk to a cemetery, and along the way the young soldier shouted "Viva Cristo Rey!” (Long live Christ the King!) He was shot dead for staying true to his faith at just 14.

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