There is a nice story in today's Wall Street Journal: A Final Farewell to Arms: Remains of vets left at funeral homes to be buried.


It is about a group of volunteer veterans that are giving the final salute to veterans - whose cremains have been left and long forgotten at funeral homes across America.
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