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Flags at half staff for fallen Iowa soldier

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

Flags in Iowa will be flown at half staff for Staff Sergent James Justice. Governor Terry Branstad ordered the flags lowered from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

Staff Sergeant Justice was killed by enemy fire during a helicopter rescue in Afghanistan. His visitation will be at IKM Middle School in Manilla at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday. Services will be Wednesday in Manning in the IKM High School gym. Graveside services are scheduled before his burial at Arlington National Cemetery.

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