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Watch Closely to See the Awesome Way Marcus Luttrell Reacts When He's Called a Hero During Rick Perry's Speech

"Heroes like Marcus Luttrell..."

Rick Perry, former governor of Texas, speaks during an event to formally announce his presidential campaign in a hangar at Addison Airport in Addison, Texas, U.S., on Thursday, June 4, 2015. Perry today announced his second bid for the U.S. presidency, seeking to rehabilitate his image nationally after a series of stumbles and gaffes ended his campaign in 2012. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, known worldwide as the "lone survivor," has become a legend in military storytelling. It would be easy, then, for him to bask in it. But his reaction to being called a hero on Thursday during Rick Perry's presidential campaign announcement says a lot about the type of person he is.

Near the end of Perry's speech in Addison, Texas, the former Texas governor began telling stories of different military members. After mentioning Luttrell and his survival story, a woman from the crowd screamed, "You're a hero, Marcus!"

What did Luttrell do? He kept his head low and shook it, "no."

Watch the end of the speech below, in which Perry also honors Medal of Honor recipient Mike Thornton and Taya Kyle, the wife of sniper Chris Kyle (Luttrell is to Perry's right; his twin brother Morgan is to Perry's left):

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