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Half-Staff Kentucky Flags – Honoring Christopher Landis

American Flags and Kentucky Flags to fly at half-staff Saturday, February 22nd in honor of US Army Specialist Christopher Landis. Spc. Landis died from injuries sustained when his patrol was attacked by a rocket grenade while serving as part of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Landis enlisted in 2011 and was a cryptologic linguist. His awards include: the Purple Heart, the Army Commendation Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Medal, the Combat Action Badge, and the Parachutist Badge.
Christopher Landis

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