Saturday January 18, 2020

Forward with Education & Reason

FacebookTwitterYoutube
Newsletter
News Feeds:
Flags to Half-Staff Saturday in Honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day PDF Print E-mail
News
Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Friday, 06 December 2019 14:31

pearl-habour-memorialThe attack on Pearl Harbor on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941 changed the trajectory of our nation and World War II. On Saturday, we honor the memories of the service members who perished.


MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today ordered the flags of the United States and the state of Wisconsin to be flown at half-staff on Sat., Dec. 7, 2019, in honor of the more than 2,400 Americans, including 54 service members from Wisconsin, who lost their lives in the attack on the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941.

tony-evers“The attack on Pearl Harbor changed the trajectory of our nation and World War II, and deeply affected folks and communities across our state,” said Gov. Evers. “On this National Day of Remembrance, we honor the memories of the service members who perished that day and pay tribute to them for their bravery and sacrifice.”

Executive Order #61 can be found here.

 
Tweet With Us:

Share

Copyright © 2020. Green Bay Progressive. Designed by Shape5.com