OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Filed May 4, 2011,
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, May 3, 2011, in memory of U.S. Marine Corps Lance
Corporal Joe Jackson, 22, of White Swan, who died April 24 of
injuries sustained in Afghanistan when an improvised explosive
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, May 4.
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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