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Who are Chattanooga’s homeless veterans?

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (Times Free Press) - Within about a year of leaving the Tennessee Army National Guard in 1996, Sylvester Caslin was homeless.

Caslin had served nearly 14 years in the Guard, deployed to the Middle East for Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

While in the war zone he got shot at, suffered a head injury and inhaled burning chemicals as he drove through the desert.

He saw things that changed how he saw the world.

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