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Half-Staff Washington State Flags – Honoring Sean Carson

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

American Flags and Washington State Flags to fly at half-staff Tuesday, August 28th in the state of Washington in honor of US Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Sean Carson.

Half-Staff Oregon State Flags – Honoring Andrew Keller

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

American Flags and Oregon Flags to fly at half-staff Saturday, August 25th in the state of Oregon in honor of US Army Private First Class Andrew Keller.

According to the office of the governor:
PFC Keller died August 15th, in Charkh, Afghanistan when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Caserma Ederle, Vicenza, Italy.
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Half-Staff California State Flags – Honoring Richard Rivera Jr.

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

American Flags and California Flags to fly at half-staff August 22nd in the state of California in honor of US Marine Cpl Richard Rivera Jr.

According to the office of the governor:
Cpl. Richard A. Rivera Jr. died August 10, while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. Rivera was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force. His parent command was 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force in Kaneohe Bay, HI. He was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

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