Newspaper helps find family of dog tags owner

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - This week the Lansing Journal asked readers to help find the family of a Michigan soldier whose dog tags were discovered in the Netherlands.

And they pulled through.

It turns out the family of Phillip Nichols lives in Battle Creek.

His cousin Herb says Phillip passed away. He says he was a quote... "good old guy."