OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Filed December 14, 2010,
Lowering of the Washington State and United states Flags
I hereby direct that Washington State and United States
flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff
Tuesday, December 14, 2010, in memory of U.S. Marine Corps
Sgt. Jason D. Peto, 31, of Vancouver, who died December 7 from
wounds received last month while conducting combat operations
in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Please notify your staff and all of your field offices
and facilities around the state.
Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business
Tuesday, or first thing Wednesday morning, December 15.
Other government entities, citizens and businesses are
encouraged to join this recognition.
Please call (360) 902-0383 if you have any questions
about this flag lowering.
Christine O. Gregoire
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