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A Historical Look at When American Flag was Flown at Half Staff

 

 

FLAGS WERE PREVIOUSLY FLOWN AT HALF-STAFF IN HONOR OF:

U. S. Congressman Elijah Cummings

World War II Medal of Honor Recipient Francis S. Currey

Cayuga County Undersheriff Stephen McLoud, September 3, 2019

Trooper Sgt. Jeffrey M. Cicora, August 13, 2019

In honor of Jack Capone, on July 29 - 30, 2019

In honor of Robert Morgnthau, on July 24, 2019

In honor of John Paul Stevens, on July 23, 2019

In honor of Sgt. James G. Johnston, on June 28, 2019

In honor of Michael Diveris, on June 20, 2019

In Honor of Memorial Day, May 27, 2019

In Honor of Peace Officer's Day, May 15, 2019

In honor of two Marine Corps Reservists who were killed in Parwan Province, Afghanistan on April 8th:
       Cpl. Robert A. Hendriks, 25, of Locust Valley, Nassau County
Staff Sgt. Christopher K.A. Slutman

In honor of Detective Brian Simmonsen, February 14, 2019

In honor of Shannon M. Kent, Jan. 16, 2019

In honor of the following Marines:
• Lt. Col. Kevin R. Herrmann, 38, of New Bern, North Carolina.
• Maj. James M. Brophy, 36, of Staatsburg, New York.
• Staff Sgt. Maximo A. Flores, 27, of Surprise, Arizona.
• Cpl. Daniel E. Baker, 21, of Tremont, Illinois.
• Cpl. William C. Ross, 21, of Hendersonville, Tennessee.
• Capt. Jahmar F. Resilard, 28, of Miramar, Florida,
• The pilot of the F/A-18, was also killed in the collision

In honor of President George H. W. Bush from Tuesday, December 4-31, 2018.

In honor of Senator Jose Peralta

In honor of the victims of the shootings at the Tree of Life Synagogue on November 4

In honor of the victims of the Schoharie Car Crash until October 11, 2018

In honor of Senator John McCain until September 2, 2018

In honor of NYS Police Trooper Nichols F. Clark