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EL PASO, Texas (July 22, 2010) A Marine Corps staff sergeant helps perform military honors for Harold Lee Gibson at the Fort Bliss National Cemetery, July 22. Gibson, who served as a lance corpora during the Vietnam War, died in Las Cruces, N.M., without anybody to claim his remains. With the help of the Dignity Memorial Homeless Veterans Program of El Paso, Texas, and many members of the El Paso and Las Cruces, N.M., communties, Gibson and Dana Carr, an Army sergeant who served during the same era, were laid to rest at the national cemetery with full military honors. Photo by David Poe.