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Marines serve up meals to homeless veterans in San Diego
Marines serve up meals to homeless veterans in San Diego

Herschel Fagan served his country for four years in the Army and then four more as a Marine. On Sunday, he and other at-risk veterans were the ones being served. A group of Marines from the base at Twentynine Palms — in town for a Memorial Day salute during the Padres-Cubs baseball game — spent the early morning dishing up scrambled eggs and sausage patties to veterans and other residents at downtown's St. Vincent de Paul Village. "I think it'll boost the morale of a lot of the former military guys to see these Marines," said Fagan, 56. "And it's good for the active-duty guys too. It's good for them to see that some of the things...

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