A group in the Metro East is helping vets to regain their lives with the companionship of a dog.
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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- Purple Heart recipient Dan Love was manning the big gun on a supply transport boat in the so-called Brownwater Navy in early 1968 during the North Vietnamese's Tet Offensive.
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- LifeWaters was founded in 1999 by physical therapist Charley Wright. Over the past 20 years, it has taken veterans who have suffered spinal cord injuries from the depths of despair to purposeful, highly productive living.
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- Ralph Goldsticker was 20 years old, living in University City and working as a clerk when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor in December, 1941.
Bob Roth was 21 in the summer of 1966 and had just graduated from Saint Louis University. By that time, thousands of U.S. soldiers had been killed in action in Vietnam and thousands more wounded.