Tri-State soldier who died in WWII is coming home


A Tri-State soldier, who gave his life during World War II, is coming home.

The Defense POW-MIA Accounting Agency says Army Private first-class Clifford Mills, of Troy, Indiana, was accounted for late last month.

He was reported missing in September 1944 during an operation in the Netherlands.

We will update you on this story and times for his funeral services.

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(This story was originally published on February 25 2019)

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