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Veterans may get legal help Saturday to draft wills at Dayton VA


Attorneys will offer veterans free help Saturday to draft wills in a legal clinic in Dayton, officials said.

“Wills for Heroes” is scheduled 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lyons Place II, on the campus of Dayton VA Medical Center, 4100 W. Third St.

Reservations are recommended by calling 937-268-6511, ext. 4225, the VA said.

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