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Kentucky native posthumously made honorary brigadier general

Feb. 12, 2020 4:50 AM EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky native who attended the U.S. Military Academy and achieved the rank of colonel was promoted posthumously to the honorary rank of brigadier general in Kentucky by Gov. Andy Beshear. Charles Young was born in Mays Lick, Kentucky, in 1864 to enslaved parents. He graduated from...