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Neighbors Remember Homeless Vietnam War Veteran

The Vietnam War veteran who ended up on the streets is now being remembered as a man who saw it better to give than to receive. Earlier this week, Greensboro police found Tom Cole's body in a wooded area on South Elm Street. They say he died of natural causes. Tom was a Vietnam War veteran, a Marine who believed it was better to give than to receive. For eight years, the 68 year old tied tarp to trees in a wooded area next to Union Cemetery and called it home. He polished the markers, picked up trash and took care of the veteran's cemetery. Tom later urged the city to put up a real flag pole. It stands not far from where police found his body this week. Several people are showing their support for Tom through donations. Some cemeteries and even the Marines have donated burial plots. The group of Tom's friends on South Elm Street are working with family members to give him a proper military burial. The Greensboro cemetery superintendent says Union cemetery is

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