Flags to be lowered half-staff to honor WWII private from Ky.

LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Flags will be lower to half-staff Wednesday to honor a Kentucky serviceman who was killed in action during World War II but his remains were just recently recovered and returned home.

SKY11 was over the procession to bring Marine Corps Private, first class, Albert Strange's remains to the funeral home. 

Private Strange was 18-years-old when he died in battle in 1943.

Private Strange will be buried with full military honors at cave hill cemetery Wednesday.

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