For veterans, global pandemic one more enemy

Vets struggling to adjust to civilian life potentially at risk for more issues because of COVID-19

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 03, 2021 3:09 PM CT | Published: January 02, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Less than 6% of Alpha Omega Veterans Services’ clients have contracted COVID-19 and only one has died with the virus. Nevertheless, the pandemic poses new challenges for veterans still trying to get grounded in civilian life. 

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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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