Half-Staff Alert for December 12, 2015
For Massachusetts Only


Half-Staff Notice: Saturday, December 12, 2015

Please be advised that Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, December 12, 2015 in honor of Sergeant Robert Dakin, United States Army, who was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on December 12, 1950 and later declared Killed In Action. The Sergeant will be buried with full military honors on December 12, 2015.

This gubernatorial order applies to:

1. The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls

2. Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings

3. All state military installations



Half-Staff: Monday, December 14, 2015

Please be advised that Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Monday, December 14, 2015 in honor of Sergeant Luke Joseph Edward Carreiro, United States Army, of Westport, MA who died while serving his country at the Army Military Base in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, on Wednesday, December 2, 2015.

This gubernatorial order applies to:

1. The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls

2. Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings

3. All state military installations



This is an additional notification for Monday, December 14, 2015.

Please be advised that Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Monday, December 14, 2015 in honor of Specialist Eric Robert Moses, United States Army, of Wareham, MA, who died on Thursday, December 3, 2015 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash in Killeen, TX. SPC Moses was stationed at Fort Hood.

This gubernatorial order applies to:

1. The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls

2. Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings

3. All state military installations






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