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House of Heroes honors veterans through home repairs

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - Teams from Fort Benning are honoring veterans through the House of Heroes organization by volunteering to help repair homes.

Ceremonies are being held across the city as the 14th Combat Support Hospital is honoring veterans.

One project lead by Staff Sgt. Shane Williams and a group of 40 soldiers are helping to repair the house of Izola Bell.

Bell's husband served in Japan during WWII and the Korean War, and the 14th Combat Support Hospital gave Bell an American flag folded in a case.

Bell's husband passed away at the age of 85.

Two other veterans are being honored on Thursday and one more will be honored on Friday.

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