December 6, 2012
Flags to be lowered Friday, December 7, 2012
(Salem, OR) — Governor Kitzhaber today ordered all flags at public institutions to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Friday, December 7, 2012, in remembrance of Pearl Harbor.
"I encourage all Oregonians to pause and pay tribute to all those who made the ultimate sacrifice at Pearl Harbor," said Governor Kitzhaber. "The legacy of these brave men and women continues to inspire us today, and we honor them for their selfless service, both here at home and overseas during World War II."
Amy Wojcicki, 503-689-5324