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Firefighters help WWII veteran, clean up man’s yard

Published: Monday, June 03, 2019 @ 8:06 AM

Georgia Firefighters Clean WWII Veteran's Yard

Firefighters went above and beyond the call of duty to help a World War II veteran in Georgia. 

The unidentified man’s home needed some extra care after they had responded to a call for assistance at the residence. 

So once the official call was done, firefighters from Station 2 of the Gainesville Fire Department went back to the firehouse to get much-needed gear for the job, WDUN reported

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When they returned, they helped clean up the man’s property, removing limbs and leaves from the roof, trimmed the hedges and edged the driveway, according to WDUN and a Facebook post from the department

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It all happened, appropriately enough, on Memorial Day weekend.