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May 28, 1980: Twice-wounded Vietnam vet is wounded twice at home

As a group, the men and women who fought World War II at home and abroad are called “The Greatest Generation.”

Stories like this one, from News Reporter Ray Hill, are proof that the generations that followed are pretty special and resilient, too.

"Vietnam veteran finds crueler war at home"

"On Friday, March 7, Thomas Gooch, 31, a much-wounded, much-decorated copter pilot, was jogging down by the old Central Terminal when two teen-agers in a pickup truck deliberately ran into him.

"They had never met one another before. But they had tried to kill him."

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