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A veteran who died alone was buried with honors thanks to a group of local servicemen

Jan 15, 2020 - CNN

A veteran who died alone in Tennessee was honored with a funeral from his fellow former service members.

No one claimed Pvt. Theodore Triplett's body when he died, so local veterans organizations decided to take it upon themselves to bury him with honors at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.

Little is known about Triplett and his career, but that didn't stop the local veterans from honoring him.

"Somebody who lives their life, and yet, when they pass on, no one can claim their...