OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Filed December 22, 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 21, 2010, in memory of U.S. Army Cpl. Sean
M. Collins, 25, of Yelm, who died December 12 from wounds
received when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised
explosive device in Kandahar 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 22.
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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