The Strange family has moved a step closer to getting the answers they have been in search of since Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Strange was killed in Afghanistan on Aug. 6, 2011.
One of the realities of living in a free country is that many young people are called upon to put their lives on the line to defend that freedom.
A local Navy officer, Michael Strange, who was killed in 2011, will be honored with a mural in Port Richmond.
The father of a fallen Philly serviceman is working to create a support system for other grieving veterans’ families.
Last week, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz stood with fellow elected officials and others to mark the groundbreaking of a 1.5-mile trail along the Delaware River in Port Richmond.
Michael Strange, 25, was killed August 6, 2011, while on his third tour in Afghanistan. Strange, whose father, Charlie, works for SugarHouse casino, will be honored with a memorial statue on the casino’s grounds.
Don’t forget the public schools’ problems
Friends and family battle the pain from the loss of a great soldier killed in a horrific attack in Afghanistan.